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U.S. History – full year

June 10 – July 17: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

This course is now being held online as a Distance Learning Course. Please see the updated “Frequently Asked Questions” page for more details. This course introduces the student to the many political, economic and social concepts and developments that have shaped American society. Students may take the first semester for three weeks or two semesters for six weeks. 

Cost: $750 plus $50 registration fee
Credits: 10

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U.S. History – 1st semester only

June 10 – June 26: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

This course is now being held online as a Distance Learning Course. Please see the updated “Frequently Asked Questions” page for more details. This course introduces the student to the many political, economic and social concepts and developments that have shaped American society. Students may take the first semester for three weeks (June 10-June 26) or two semesters for six weeks.

Cost: $400 plus $50 registration fee
Credits: 5

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Modern World History – full year

June 10 – July 17: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

Please note: This course is being offered in place of Human Geography. This course satisfies the same Sophomore Social Sciences requirement as Human Geography. 

This course is now being held online as a Distance Learning Course. Please see the updated “Frequently Asked Questions” page for more details. This course is designed for rising sophomores at Jesuit High School and will focus on major turning points that shaped the modern world.  The time period being addressed will range from the fourteenth century up to the world wars.  Students will trace the rise of democratic ideas and develop an understanding of the historical roots of current world issues, especially as they pertain to international relations.  The international topics of this time period will be analyzed in their historical, geographic, political, economic, and cultural contexts.  Multiple accounts of events will be considered in order to understand a variety of perspectives, with an ever-present emphasis on the big picture. 

Cost: $750 plus $50 registration fee
Credits: 10

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