SOCIAL STUDIES 10-2
Prereq: Successful completion of Social Studies 9
Students will explore historical aspects of globalization as well as the effects of globalization
on lands, cultures, human rights and quality of life. Students will explore the relationships among globalization, citizenship and identity. The infusion of multiple perspectives will allow
students to examine the effects of globalization on peoples in Canada and other
locations, including the impact on Aboriginal and Francophone communities. Students will develop skills to respond to issues emerging in an increasingly globalized world.
SOCIAL STUDIES 20-2
Prereq: Successful completion of SOCIAL STUDIES 10-2
Students will examine historical and contemporary understandings of nationalism in
Canada and the world. They will explore the origins of nationalism as well as the impacts of
nationalism on individuals and communities in Canada and other locations. Examples of
nationalism, ultranationalism, supranationalism and internationalism will be examined
from multiple perspectives. Students will develop personal and civic responses to emergent
SOCIAL STUDIES 30-2
Credits: 5 Prereq: Successful completion of SOCIAL STUDIES 20-2
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 allow students to determine the of the values of liberalism. Developing understandings of the roles and responsibilities associated with citizenship will encourage students to respond to emergent global issues.