Social ScienceTopics in U.S. History: Learn from the Past, Prepare for the Future
Take Topics in U.S. History: Learn from the Past, Prepare for the Future online at your own pace
ACE Credit®-recommended for 3.0 semester credits
Sophia's U.S. History: Learn from the Past, Prepare for the Future course is designed for you to discover how key events in U.S. History are both a product of our past and a precursor to our future. Along the way, you will deepen your knowledge of four essential employability skills, which will help you analyze the past, forecast the future, adapt to changes, and share your understanding with others.
Assessments and grading
This is a pass/fail course. You must complete 10 Challenges (formative assessments), 3 Milestones (summative assessments), and 3 Touchstones (project-based or written assessments) with an overall score of 70% or better.
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