Each class is 2 hours. Each session is 8 classes (total of 16 hours)
We develop these reading, writing, and critical thinking skills through the study of classical and contemporary great books in their historical contexts. We do so by removing the artificial divide between literature and history. An interdisciplinary approach helps students understand the deeper underpinnings of civilizations, instead of simply memorizing isolated dates and events.
Level 8 introduces students to literature about Modern history, including the American Civil War and global imperialism. This level emphasizes:
There is maximum of 6 students per cohort (6:1 student-to-teacher ratio) to ensure personal attention.