social studies and the humanities

  • Grade 11, Social Studies and the Humanities. Food and Culture. University/College Preparation, HFC3M

    $550.00

    This course focuses on the flavours, aromas, cooking techniques, foods, and cultural traditions of world cuisines. Students will explore the origins of and developments in diverse food traditions. They will demonstrate the ability to cook with ingredients and equipment from a variety of cultures, compare food-related etiquette in many countries and cultures, and explain how Canadian food choices and traditions have been influenced by other cultures.

  • Grade 11, Social Studies and the Humanities. Gender Studies. University/College Preparation, HSG3M

    $550.00

    This course enables students to explore the social construction of gender. Students will learn about the dynamic nature of gender roles and norms; sexism and power relations; and the impact of representations of women and men in the media, popular culture, and the arts. Students will analyse a range of gender equity issues, including gender-based violence and workplace equity, in both Canadian and global contexts.

  • Grade 11, Social Studies and the Humanities. Introduction to Anthropology, Psychology, and Sociology. College Preparation, HSP3C

    $550.00

    This course introduces students to theories, questions, and issues related to anthropology, psychology, and sociology. Students learn about approaches and research methods used by social scientists. Students will be given opportunities to apply theories from a variety of perspectives

  • Grade 11, Social Studies and the Humanities. Introduction to Anthropology, Psychology, and Sociology. University Preparation, HSP3U

    $550.00

    This course provides students with opportunities to think critically about theories, questions, and issues related to anthropology, psychology, and sociology. Students will develop an understanding of the approaches and research methods used by social scientists.

  • Grade 11, Social Studies and the Humanities. Philosophy: The Big Questions. University/College Preparation, HZB3O

    $550.00

    This course encourages exploration of philosophy’s big questions, such as: What is a meaningful life? What separates right from wrong? What constitutes knowledge? What makes something beautiful? What is a just society? Students will develop critical thinking and philosophical reasoning skills as they identify and analyse the responses of philosophers to the big questions and formulate their own responses to them.

  • Grade 11, Social Studies and the Humanities. Understanding Fashion. College Preparation, HNC3C

    $550.00

    This course introduces students to the world of fashion. Students will gain an understanding of theories related to fashion trends and of how culture, media, fashion cycles, retailing, and social and environmental factors influence fashion trends and consumer behaviour.

  • Grade 11, Social Studies and the Humanities. Working with Infants and Young Children. College Preparation, HPW3C

    $550.00

    This course prepares students for occupations involving children from birth to six years of age. Students will study theories about child behaviour and development, and will have opportunities for research and observation and for practical experiences with young children. Students will become familiar with occupational opportunities and requirements related to working with infants and young children.

  • Grade 11, Social Studies and the Humanities. World Religions: Beliefs, Issues, and Religious Traditions. University/College Preparation, HRT3M

    $550.00

    This course provides students with opportunities to explore various world religions and belief traditions. Students will develop knowledge of the terms and concepts relevant to this area of study, will examine the ways in which religions and belief traditions meet various human needs, and will learn about the relationship between belief and action.

  • Grade 12, Social Studies and the Humanities. Challenge and Change in Society. University Preparation, HSB4U

    $550.00

    This course focuses on the use of social science theories, perspectives, and methodologies to investigate and explain shifts in knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and behaviour and their impact on society. Students will critically analyse how and why cultural, social, and behavioural patterns change over time.