• Units (Gen Ed)

    Semester 1

    1. Foundations of Civilization (Belief Systems and Ancient/Medieval History): 508 BC - AD 1453
    2. Revolutions in Thought: Renaissance, Reformation, and Scientific Revolution: AD 1320-1626
    3. Age of Exploration: Explorations, Colonizations, and Trade: 1488-1807
    4. Political Revolutions: The Enlightenment and the English, French, Haitian, and Latin-American Revolutions: 1605-1825
    5. Industrial Revolution: 1760-1848

    Semester 2

    1. Imperialism and Nationalism: 1757-1914
    2. WWI and the Russian Revolution: 1914-1923
    3. Interwar Period: 1919-1939
    4. WWII and the Holocaust: 1939-1945
    5. The Cold War: 1945-1991
    6. Decolonization and Genocide: 1945-1996
    7. Contemporary World: 1991-Now

    Units (Dual Enrollment)

    Semester 1: Building a Good Society

    1. Civilization
    2. Society
    3. Empire
    4. Religion
    5. Knowledge and Discovery 

    Semester 2: The Stories we Tell Ourselves

    1. The Story of Progress (Age of Exploration and Revolutions)
    2. The Story of Prosperity (The Industrial Revolution, Nationalism, and Imperialism)
    3. The Story of Perception (WWI)
    4. The Story of Paradise or Pandamonium? (The Russian Revolution)
    5. The Story of Purpose (Interbellum and WWII)
    6. The Story of Power (Cold War, Decolonization, and Current Issues)


    Contact Information:
    Email: hunter.hahn@dvusd.org
    Phone: 623-445-3122 (will not be used until in-person instruction resumes)
    Location: Barry Goldwater High School Room 214
    Office Hours: 7:00-2:30 and by appointment

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