Social Studies 30

Social Studies 30-1 (5 credits)

  • prerequisite - Social 20-1

Number of lessons

  • 42 lessons

Readings / Essays

  • Each lesson has a reading component, some written response  assignment in each overall lesson

Media Components

  • Interactive maps, movies and audio files. e-text for coded and esl students.

Labs / Simulations / activities

  • none

Required Discussions

  • 3 required discussions

Online Quizzes / Exams

  • 12

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

  • 1 midterm exam 
  • 1 Diploma Exam

Number of assessed items

  • 31 assessment items

Required Textbook / Novels

  • Perspectives on Ideology by Oxford Publishing


Social Studies 30-2 (5 credits)

  • prerequisite - Social 20-2

Number of lessons

  • 46 lessons

Readings / Essays

  • Each lesson has a reading component. There are 12 written assignments / presentations.

Media Components

  • Interactive maps, movies and audio files. e-text for coded and ELL students.

Labs / Simulations / Activities

  • none

Required Discussions

  • Ongoing discussions throughout the course

Written Assignments / Presentations

  • 12

Online Quizzes / Exams

  • 10

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

  • 1 midterm exam 
  • 1 Diploma Exam

Number of assessed items

  • 32 assessment items

Required Textbook / Novels

  • Understandings of Ideology by Oxford Publishing.

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