Social Studies

Social Studies 9 is a required course for all grade 9 students.

Social Studies 10-1: Exploring Globalization
Social Studies 10-2: Living in a Globalizing World
In Social Studies 10-1 or Social Studies 10-2 students explore multiple perspectives on globalization and the local, national, and international impacts of globalization on identity, lands, cultures, economics, human rights, and the quality of life.

Social Studies 20-1: Exploring Nationalism
Social Studies 20-2: Understanding of Nationalism
In Social Studies 20-1 or Social Studies 20-2 students explore the complexities of nationalism in Canadian and international contexts.  Included is the study of the origins of nationalism and the influence of nationalism on regional, national, and international relations.

Social Studies 30-1: Perspectives on Ideology
Social Studies 30-2: Understanding of Ideology
In Social Studies 30-1 or Social Studies 30-2 students explore the development and the effects of liberalism and ideologies.  Included is an investigation of the reasons for and against the application of liberal principles in contemporary political and economic practice.

Social Studies 30-1 or 30-2 is a requirement for a High School Diploma