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AP Course: AP Research

Important: Because of school closures due to COVID-19, we’ve made changes to the 2020 AP Research assessment. Get the details at Taking AP Exams Online. Note that these changes to the 2020 assessment may not be reflected on all AP Students pages.

Build on what you learned in AP Seminar to deeply explore an academic topic, problem, or issue of individual interest. Through this exploration, you will design, plan, and conduct a year-long research based investigation to address a research question.

Skills You'll Learn

  • Skill: Conducting independent research
  • Skill: Analyzing sources and evidence
  • Skill: Applying context and perspective
  • Skill: Writing a college-level academic paper
  • Skill: Presenting research findings to an audience
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