Global History and Geography II is the second year of the Global History curriculum. It begins with a review of the Enlightenment (from Global I) and continues in a chronological fashion to present time. At the conclusion of this course, students take the Global History and Geography Regents Exam that covers material from both Global I and Global II courses. This exam is a state exam that students must pass in order to graduate high school.
Major Topics Covered:
The Age of Revolutions
Reactions to Revolutionary Ideas
Growth of Nationalism
Scientific and Technological Achievements
Current Issues Impacting the Global Community