||An overview of the major religions and philosophies
of the world, including: Animism; Shinto; Hinduism; Judaism; Buddhism;
Confucianism; Christianity; and Islam.
and Turning Points
||An overview of global turning points including: geographic
influences; Neolithic Revolution; Protestant Reformation; Age of Discovery;
Industrial Revolution; political revolutions; amd the Cold War.
and Intellectual Life
||An overview of Golden Ages including: Ancient
Greece; Roman Empire; Dynastic China; Gupta Empire; the spread of
Islam; African Trading Kingdoms; European Renaissance and the Enlightenment.
Systems, Needs and Wants, Factors of Production, and Scarcity
and Physical Geography
||An overview of global human rights issues including:
status of women; self-determination; ethnic tensions; and religious
||A brief review of regional imperialism in: India; the
Middle East; Southeast Asia; China; Japan; South America; and Africa.
||Justice and Law
||Movement of People and Goods
and the Nation State
||Review of nationalism including: creation of European
nation-states; unification of Italy and Germany; political revolutions;
separatist movements; Pan-Africanism; Zionism; Pan-Arabism; and colonial
||Political Systems and Citizenship
||Power and Decision Making
||Overview of the scientific and technological
achievements throughout global history including: Neolithic Revolution;
Age of Exploration; Renaissance; Scientific Revolution; the World
Wars; and the Modern Age.