Course Syllabus

WORLD HISTORY SYLLABUS

Mr. Spencer

rick.spencer@ucps.k12.nc.us

Click for NC DPI World History Standards

 

GRADING BREAKDOWN:

40%- Tests & Projects

25%- Daily Work (Homework & Classwork)

20%- Quizzes

15%- Class Participation

I usually put grades into PowerSchool within a week of getting them to you- often sooner.

 

5 THEMES IN WORLD HISTORY

  1. Interaction between humans & the environment.
  • Resource use
  • Migration
  • Patterns of Settlement
  • Technology
  • Demography & disease
  • Agriculture
  1. Development & Interaction of Cultures
  • Religions
  • Belief systems, philosophies & ideologies
  • Science & education
  • Art & Architecture
  1. State Building, Expansion & Conflict
  • Government
  • Empires
  • Nations & Nationalism
  • Revolution
  • Regional & global organizations
  1. Creation, Expansion & Interaction of Economic Systems
  • Trade & commerce
  • Division of labor & wages
  • Industry & Agriculture
  1. Development & Transformation of Social Structures
  • Gender roles & interaction
  • Family
  • Racial & ethnic contructs
  • Socioeconomic classes

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