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World History S2 (#624)


Textbook:

Modern World History: Patterns of Interaction by Holt McDougal, 2012.   (Authors:  Beck, Roger, Black, Linda, Krieger, Larry, Naylor, Phillip and Shabaka, Dahia).  ISBN:  9780547491141

 

Course Description:

Modern World History: Patterns of Interaction encompasses years from 1300 to the present and numerous people and events.  The second semester of this course will concentrate on the time period beginning with the early 1900’s ending with a chapter on Global Interdependence period from the 1960’s to the present.  This course will concentrate on the more important leaders of these periods and the decisions made by these leaders that affect the world. 

Chapter 11 – The Age of Imperialism (1850 - 1914)

Chapter 12 – Transformations Around the Globe (1800 – 1914)

Chapter 13 – The Great War (1914 – 1918)

Chapter 14 – Revolution and Nationalism (1900 – 1939)

Chapter 15 – Years of Crisis (1919 – 1939)

Chapter 16 – World War II (1939 – 1945)

Chapter 17 – Restructuring the Postwar World (1945 – present)

Chapter 18 – The Colonies Become New Nations (1945 – present)

 Chapter 19 – Struggles for Democracy (1945 – present)

Chapter 20 – Global Interdependence (1960 – present)

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Please be informed that some of the courses being offered at this time are the same courses that the Independent and Distance Learning Department at LSU was offering. While they are the same courses, they are not being offered by Louisiana State University.  There is no affiliation between Louisiana High School Correspondence Courses, LLC and LSU. These courses will be administered and graded by LHSCC.