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eLearn - World Issues: A Geographic Analysis (University) CGW4UE
In this course, students will address the challenge of creating a more sustainable and equitable world. They will explore issues involving a wide range of topics, including economic disparities, threats to the environment, globalization, human rights, and quality of life, and analyse government policies, international agreements, and individual responsibilities relating to them. Students will apply the concepts of geographic thinking and the geographic inquiry process, including the use of spatial technologies, to investigate these complex issues and their impacts on natural and human communities around the world.
COURSE NOTE: This eLearning course may be an alternative for students with strong independent work skills when the regular day school course is full or unavailable. A separate application is required. Make an appointment with your guidance counsellor to discuss suitability.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: UniversityGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: Any university or university/college preparation course in Canadian and World Studies, English, or Social Sciences and Humanities.
CREDIT EQUIVALENTS: CGW4UI - World Issues: A Geographic Analysis (University) is a similar course and you will not receive credit for taking both.
World Issues: A Geographic Analysis (University) CGW4UI
In this course, students will address the challenge of creating a more sustainable and equitable world. They will explore issues involving a wide range of topics, including economic disparities, threats to the environment, globalization, human rights, and quality of life, and analyse government policies, international agreements, and individual responsibilities relating to them. Students will apply the concepts of geographic thinking and the geographic inquiry process, including the use of spatial technologies, to investigate these complex issues and their impacts on natural and human communities around the world.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: UniversityGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: Any university or university/college preparation course in Canadian and World Studies, English, or Social Sciences and Humanities.
CREDIT EQUIVALENTS: CGW4UE - eLearn - World Issues: A Geographic Analysis (University) is a similar course and you will not receive credit for taking both.
The Environment and Resource Management (College/University) CGR4MI
This course investigates interactions between natural and human systems, with a particular emphasis on the impacts of human activity on ecosystems and natural processes. Students will use the geographic inquiry process, apply the concepts of geographic thinking, and employ a variety of spatial skills and technologies to analyse these impacts and propose ways of reducing them. In the course of their investigations, they will assess resource management and sustainability practices, as well as related government policies and international accords. They will also consider questions of individual responsibility and environmental stewardship as they explore ways of developing a more sustainable relationship with the environment.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: College/UniversityGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: Any college, university or university/college preparation course in Canadian and World Studies, English, or Social Sciences and Humanities.
World Issues: A Geographic Analysis (College) CGW4CI
This course explores the many difficult challenges facing Canada and the world today – challenges such as unequal access to food, water, and energy; urbanization; globalization; and meeting the needs of a growing world population while ensuring the sustainability of the natural environment. Students will explore these and other world issues from environmental, social, economic, and political perspectives, while applying the concepts of geographic thinking, the geographic inquiry process, and spatial technologies to guide and support their investigations.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: CollegeGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: CGC1DI - Issues in Canadian Geography (Academic) or CGC1PI - Issues in Canadian Geography (Applied) or CGC1PX - ESL ONLY - Issues in Canadian Geography or CGC1PL - Issues in Canadian Geography (Essential)
The Environment and Resource Management (Workplace) CGR4EI
This course examines the impact of human activity on the natural environment. Students will explore the use of natural spaces and resources and the effects of planning decisions and consumer choices on natural systems. Students will apply the concepts of geographic thinking and the geographic inquiry process, including spatial technologies, to investigate practical solutions to environmental issues, enabling them to make more sustainable decisions at home, in the workplace, and in the local community.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: WorkplaceGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: CGC1DI - Issues in Canadian Geography (Academic) or CGC1PI - Issues in Canadian Geography (Applied) or CGC1PL - Issues in Canadian Geography (Essential)