Reframing the Modern World History Curriculum

2 Units
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project Participants Only

UC History-Social Science Project will engage students in exploring to reframe the Modern World History curriculum (10th grade) to center climate change and the history of colonialism.

Course Details

Number of Units: 2.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for Credited participants should be in-service 10th grade educators. Pre-service teachers are also eligible.

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What You Will Learn

  • Locate places in curriculum in which counter narratives can be introduced to challenge a Eurocentric understanding of history
  • Articulate a narrative that the course centers and how it extends the traditional narrative
  • Center the contemporary issue of climate change as a throughline of the course
  • Connect historical and contemporary events and issues to the evolving forms of colonialism


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The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.

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