Social Studies 10-1
5 Credits • Prerequisite: 60% in Grade 9 Social Studies
Perspectives on Globalization
Students will explore the origins and impacts of historical, cultural, economic and political globalization. The course examines the extent to which citizenship and individual and collective identity is inﬂuenced by the processes of globalization.
Social Studies 10-2
5 Credits • Prerequisite: Less than 60% in Grade 9 Social Studies
Living in a Globalizing World
Students will explore the origins and impacts of historical, cultural, economic and political globalization. Students will study how globalization affects their lives and how they will ﬁt into an interdependent and interconnected world.
Social Studies 20-1
5 Credits • Prerequisite: 60% in Social Studies 10-1
Perspectives on Nationalism
Students will explore issues relating to the complexities of nationalism and the inﬂuence of nationalism on regional, international and global relations will be examined through multiple perspectives.
Social Studies 20-2
5 Credits • Prerequisite: 50% in Social Studies 10-2
Students will explore historical and contemporary understandings of nationalism in Canada and the world. Different forms of nationalism will be examined from different perspectives.
Social Studies 30-1
5 Credits • Prerequisite: 60% in Social Studies 20-1
Perspectives on Ideology
Students will explore the origins and complexities of ideologies and examine multiple perspectives regarding the principles of classical and modern liberalism. An analysis of various political and economic systems will be undertaken. This course will encourage students to respond to emergent global issues.
Completion of Social Studies 30-1 requires the writing of a provincial diploma examination.
Social Studies 30-2
5 Credits • Prerequisite: 50% in Social Studies 20-2
Understandings of Ideologies
Students will examine the origins, values and components of competing ideologies. They will explore multiple perspectives regarding relationships among individualism, liberalism, common good and collectivism. An examination of various political and economic systems will be undertaken..
Completion of Social Studies 30-2 requires the writing of a provincial diploma examination.