About This Chapter
About the CSET Social Science Test - Chapter Summary
What is the best way to study for the CSET Social Science Test? When is this exam given? How do you know if you are eligible to take this exam? Get detailed information about these and other topics relating to taking the CSET Social Science Test using this short chapter. Once you have completed your review of these text and video lessons, you should be able to:
- Describe how hard the CSET Social Science Test is
- Discuss study practices you should adopt when preparing for this exam
- Relate the registration process for the CSET Social Science Test
- Identify the dates this exam is given and what you need to score to pass this exam
- Detail CSET waiver information
Each lesson is accessible at any time, from any device, so you can conduct your review when it best fits your schedule. Lessons can be viewed as many times as needed and transcripts are also printable so you can create handy reference tools.
1. How to Study for CSET Social Science
California requires all of its teachers to pass the CSET (California Subject Examinations for Teachers) in the subject they want to teach. The following lesson talks about the layout of the Social Science CSET and how best to study for it.
2. How Hard is the CSET Social Science?
The CSET Social Science exam is a difficult test that covers a wide range of history, economics, political science, and geography concepts. Learn more about the challenging nature of this assessment, and pick up some tips to help you prepare.
3. CSET Exam Dates
Test dates for the various CSET examination subjects are offered multiple times each year. For more specific information about CSET test dates, read on.
4. CSET Passing Rate
Passing scores on the CSET exams are among the requirements for teacher certification in California. Find out the most recent passing rates in a variety of CSET subjects and learn how you can prepare for these exams.
5. CSET Waiver Information
The CSET exams are used to assess the content area knowledge of individuals seeking teacher certification in California. However, teachers who want to obtain a Single Subject Teaching Credential can earn a testing waiver for the CSET. Keep reading to learn how.
6. How to Register for the CSET
Aspiring teachers in the State of California will need to pass the California Subject Examinations for Teachers (CSET) in their desired subject area(s). Read on to learn everything you need to know about the CSET registration process.
7. Using Multiple Types of Thinking in Social Science
The social sciences are some of the most popular academic disciplines, so how do they work? In this lesson, explore multiple types of thinking used in social science, and test your understanding with a brief quiz.
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Other chapters within the CSET Social Science: Study Guide & Prep course
- Prehistory & Early Civilizations
- History of the Ancient Near East
- Ancient Asian Political and Philosophical Thought
- Contributions & History of Ancient Greece
- Hellenism & Athens
- The Roman Republic Rises
- History of the Fall of Rome
- History of the Dark Ages
- Early Middle Ages Overview
- Overview of the Medieval Warm Period
- Overview of the High Middle Ages
- Overview of the Late Middle Ages
- History of the Renaissance
- The Age of Exploration & Discovery
- The Reformation Across Europe
- History of the Elizabethan Era
- Overview of Colonialism
- European Absolutism & Constitutionalism (1648-1715)
- Shifting Eastern European Power (1648-1740)
- 18th Century Empire & Expansion
- The Age of Enlightenment
- Bonaparte & the French Revolution
- Industrialization from 1700-1900
- Global Politics (1760-1848)
- Nationalism in Europe, Africa, Asia & the Americas
- Life & Trends in Europe (1850-1914)
- 19th and 20th Century Imperialism
- Overview of World War I
- History Between World Wars
- Overview of World War II
- Western Civilization Post-1945
- Early American Civilizations
- Settling North America & the Colonies
- Important Events Leading to the American Revolution
- Events & Leaders of the American Revolution
- The Making of a Nation after the American Revolution
- The Virginia Dynasty
- Jacksonian Democracy
- Everyday Life in Antebellum America
- Manifest Destiny & American Expansion
- Buildup to the American Civil War
- The American Civil War
- After the Civil War: Reconstruction
- Westward Expansion, Industrialization & Urbanization (1870-1900)
- The Progressive Era of the Early 20th Century
- American Imperialism & World War I
- 1920s America
- America and the Great Depression
- World Events & Politics After World War II (1946-1959)
- Events & Presidents During the Cold War (1950-1973)
- Civil Rights & Other Movements in the US (1954-1973)
- America in the 1970s
- Effects of Humans on the Environment
- Environmental Science Basics
- CSET Social Science Flashcards