CWSCanadian & World Studies - Grade 12

CGW4U1 - Canadian & World Issues - This course examines the global challenges of creating a sustainable and equitable future, focusing on current issues that illustrate these challenges. Students will investigate a range of topics, including cultural, economic, and geopolitical relationships, regional disparities in the ability to meet basic human needs, and protection of the natural environment. Students will use geotechnologies and skills of geographic inquiry and analysis to develop and communicate balanced opinions about the complex issues facing Canada and a world that is interdependent and constantly changing. Prerequisite: Any university or university/college preparation course in Canadian and world studies, English, or social sciences and humanities.

 

 

CGW4UE - Canadian & World Issues (ENRICHED) - This course examines the global challenges of creating a sustainable and equitable future, focusing on current issues that illustrate these challenges. Students will investigate a range of topics, including cultural, economic, and geopolitical relationships, regional disparities in the ability to meet basic human needs, and protection of the natural environment. Students will use geotechnologies and skills of geographic inquiry and analysis to develop and communicate balanced opinions about the complex issues facing Canada and a world that is interdependent and constantly changing. Concepts are explored in greater depth and additional topics are coveredin preparation for AP exam. Teacher approval is requied. Fee: $125.00. Prerequisite: Any university or university/college preparation course in Canadian and world studies, English, or social sciences and humanities.

 

 

CGR4M1 - The Environment and Resource Management - This course investigates the complexity and fragility of ecosystems and the pressures human activities place on them. Students will examine ecological processes, the principles of sustainability, and strategies for resource management, with a focus on the challenges of environmental degradation and resource depletion. Students will use geotechnologies and skills of geographic inquiry to explain and evaluate various approaches to achieving a more sustainable relationship between people and their environment. Prerequisite: Any university, university/college, or college preparation course in Canadian and world studies, English, or social sciences and humanities.

 

CGR4E1 - The Environment and Resource Management - This course examines the influence of human activities on the natural environment . Students will study ecosystem structures and processes, the ecological impact of human activities, and methods of resposnbile resource management. Students will apply geotechnologies and geographic inquiry methods to develop and present practical solutions to environmental and resource-management issues. In the process, students' problem-solving and communication skills will be enhanced in preparation for carees and the workplace. Prerequisite: Geography of Canada, Grade 9, Academic or Applied

 

CHM4E1 - Adventures in World History, Workplace - This course explores a variety of human experiences in world history from earliest times to the present.  Students will learn about a wide range of societies and cultures, examining such things as systems of government, technological developments, work, art, and religion.  Students will apply methods of research and inquiry to examine human societies in many different times and places to communicate points of view about their findings.  Prerequisite:  Canadian History Since World War I, Academic or Applied, Grade 10.

  

CHY4U1 - World History: The West and the World - This course investigates the major trends in Western civilization and world history from the sixteenth century to the present. Students will learn about the interaction between the emerging West and other regions of the world and about the development of modern social, political, and economic systems. They will use critical-thinking and communication skills to investigate the historical roots of contemporary issues and present their conclusions. Prerequisite: Any university or university/college preparation course in Canadian and World Studies, English, or Social Sciences and Humanities.

 

CHY4UE - World History: The West and the World - This course investigates the major trends in Western civilization and world history from the sixteenth century to the present. Students will learn about the interaction between the emerging West and other regions of the world and about the development of modern social, political, and economic systems. They will use critical-thinking and communication skills to investigate the historical roots of contemporary issues and present their conclusions. Concepts are explored in greater depth and additional topics are coveredin preparation for AP exam. Teacher approval is requied. Fee: $125.00. Prerequisite: Any university or university/college preparation course in Canadian and World Studies, English, or Social Sciences and Humanities.

 

 

CHY4C1 - World History: The West and the World - This course explores the history of the world since the sixteenth century, emphasizing the interaction between the emerging west and other regions of the world. Students will learn about a variety of economic, social, and political systems and the changes they have undergone over time. Students will apply their developing skills of historical inquiry to understand and communicate ideas about the forces that have formed our modern world. This course is for students who want to learn about the battles, biographies and events that shaped the west. Prerequisite: Any university, university/college, or college preparation course in Canadian and World Studies, English, or Social Sciences and Humanities.

 

  

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