World History & Religions

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Teacher: Brad Winsted
Date/Time: Monday - 12:45 PM to 2:15 PM
Recommended Grades: 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Department: History & Social Studies
Grade Level: High School (9th-12th), Middle School (6th-8th)

A high school level, year long course examining the world`s greatest civilizations and religions. Text: BJU “World History with Student Activities Volumes  “A”  (first semester) and  ‘B”(second semester). The first semester we will examine the post-flood Sumer Civilization (approx 5000 B.C.) to the Middle Ages. In the second semester we will study the Renaissance to Modern Times (21st century). Particular emphasis will be on Western Civilization along with Egyptian, Chinese, South Asian, Latin American and Chinese civilizations. Homework (10% of grade); Classroom Participation (10%); Quiz (10%); Class Presentation/Project (20%); Mid-term (25%) and Final Examination (25%).

Classroom setting with weekly lectures, weekly reading assignments (normally one chapter a week), one 15 to 20 minute presentation on a related historical topic each semester, quizzes, mid-term and final exam each semester.

Minimum of 6 students, maximum of 18.

Tuition: $275 per semester or $550 for the academic year. Early payment of $500 for the year is accepted before Sept. 30, 2018

$250 per semester if there are two students in the same family taking the course or a student is taking two courses simultaneously with me as an instructor.

Please make checks to “CMI”.

Textbook: “World History with Student Activities”, BJU Press, 3rd Edition, ISBN: 978-1-59166-984-5; Volumes A and B.  Please get “used copies”