Welcome, AP teachers! Here you'll find resources for teaching AP Human Geography, including engaging instructional materials, sample exam questions, and current course information.
Essential Course Resources
- AP Human Geography Course Description, Effective Fall 2015
Course Overview (.pdf/785KB) | Full Course Description (.pdf/1.5MB)
- AP Human Geography Teacher's Guide (.pdf/1.1MB)
Other Core Resources
- Video: Changes to the AP Human Geography Course Description
- AP Human Geography Frequently Asked Questions
- AP Human Geography Development Committee
- AP Human Geography Course Perspective
AP Exam Information and Resources
- AP Human Geography Exam Information
- Free AP Human Geography Practice Exam
- AP Human Geography Exam Tips
- Multiple Choice Section Scoring Change
AP Course Audit Information
From the College Board
From Your AP Colleagues
- Using Films in AP Human Geography
- Teaching Tips
- Vocabulary Lists for AP Human Geography Units
- Human Geography Resource Guide
- The Demographic Transition -- A Contemporary Look at a Classic Model
- Field Trip: A Hands-On Map and Scale Activity
- Cultural Landscape Study
- Maps and Spatial Thinking Skills in the AP Human Geography Classroom
- The Spanish Flu And Its Legacy (.pdf/5.7MB)
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- JuneAugust: AP Summer Institutes are offered for AP Human Geography. These workshops, at different sites throughout the country, will provide an in-depth look at the course and exam.
- SeptemberApril: One-day Professional Development Workshops are offered for AP Human Geography.
- To locate upcoming workshops and Summer Institutes and register, visit AP Central Professional Development.