AP European History for College Credits
Facts & Advice to Help You Study plus some Stress Relief Games
Advanced Placment European History
Most Advanced Placement European history courses (like the college Western Civilization courses for which the AP
exam gives collge credits) are focused on a mixture of political, social, scientific,
religious, and cultural history in order to explain how western civilization's culture came
to be the way it is today. The AP European history course certainly follows this pattern.
This webpage is designed to give you the notes, outlines, essays types, reviews, vocabulary and quiz questions to learn the history of Western Civilization well. The Advanced Placement European history exam is most interested in what students know about changes in European civilization. Watch for how important trends change over time in Europe and you will do well on the test.
Most teens take the AP European history coursed for two reasons. First, AP courses offer teenage students in high school challenges and opportunities not found in other high school history courses. Teenage students are rarely given the chance to read primary sources, write complex essays, and discuss college level material until the enter the college or univeristy of their choice. AP Courses give academically motivated teens the opportunity to learn like college students.
Second, teenage high school students take AP history courses so they can obtain college credits. The
AP European course offers students the chance to earn up to eight college credits depending on the college
the apply to and attend. Also, college applications are strenghtened by having AP courses on a high school
students transcipt. AP helps teens get into college. For many teenage students, its that simple.
Teens with a large number of AP courses often have a lot of stress. This webpage is designed to give students support but we also understand that teenage students often need a stress break. The games and videos on the game and video page are designed to give teens a healthy chance to have some fun in-between study sessions. Enjoy the games but remember your focus is passing your course, passing the AP exam and getting the six college credits so you can write a great college application and then go to the college of your dreams. Study well.