Course Title: AP European History
Course Length: Full Year
Prerequisite: Departmental Approval
This survey course covers the history of Europe from the French Revolution to
modern times. Topics examined are the legacy of Napoleon, the great conservative reaction to the ideas of the French Revolution, the emergence of the great nation-states in central Europe, imperialism, the two world wars, the rise of fascism and communism, and post World War II Europe. Students enrolled in AP classes are expected to take the AP exam. Participation in the AP exam is necessary for a course to be designated as an AP course on student transcripts.