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AP Course: AP Human Geography

Important: We're now offering free, live AP online classes and review lessons for AP Human Geography to help you prepare for your exam even if your school is closed due to COVID-19. See the course schedule or browse the YouTube playlist. We'll also offer at-home testing for 2020 AP Exams. Note that any related adjustments to 2020 AP Exams, such as length or content covered, may not be reflected on all AP Students pages.

Explore how humans have understood, used, and changed the surface of Earth. You’ll use the tools and thinking processes of geographers to examine patterns of human population, migration, and land use.

Skills You'll Learn

  • Skill: Connecting geographic concepts and processes to real-life scenarios
  • Skill: Understanding information shown in maps, tables, charts, graphs, infographics, images, and landscapes
  • Skill: Seeing patterns and trends in data and in visual sources such as maps and drawing conclusions from them
  • Skill: Understanding spatial relationships using geographic scales
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