Enroll in World History from European Exploration to Modern Times with Dolphin STEM Academy
In World History, Semester B, you’ll explore major historical events around the world. In
the first unit, you’ll analyze imperialism in the late nineteenth and early twentieth
centuries and examine the causes and consequences of World War I. In the second
unit, you’ll study World War II, analyzing the factors that started the war and the impact
of the war. In the third unit, you’ll explore the rise and fall of communism in the Soviet
Union and China and learn about the Cold War between the United States and the
Soviet Union. In the fourth unit, you’ll analyze the effects of decolonization in Southeast
Asia and Africa. You’ll also study the modernization of China and the rise of nationalism
in the Middle East. In the last unit, you’ll explore economic globalization and evaluate
the benefits and challenges of living in the modern world.
By the end of this course, you will be able to do the following:
Analyze the development and impact of imperialism in the late nineteenth and early
Examine the causes and effects of World War I.
Explain global peacekeeping measures after World War I.
Analyze the global challenges that occurred between World War I and World War II.
Analyze the causes and effects of World War II.
Examine the military strategies in Europe and the Pacific during World War II.
Describe the major incidents of World War II.
Describe the developments and effects of the Cold War and communism.
Analyze conflicts related to decolonization in Southeast Asia.
Explain the late-twentieth-century political and economic revolutions in Latin America.
Describe the spread of nationalism in the Middle East.
Analyze world economies in the contemporary world.
Describe the benefits and challenges of life in a global society.
Analyze important advancements in the modern world.