Course: Comparative Civilizations 12

 

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Prerequisites

A Social Studies 11 credit

Description

Comparative Civilization 12 focuses on the study of the inter-relationships among values, culture, civilization, and the arts. This course is designed to increase your awareness of various civilizations throughout the world, and of the contributions of these civilizations to the sum of the human experience.

 

Course Topics/Modules

Module 1 Civilization                          

Module 2 The Big Questions               

Module 3 The Stone Age                     

Module 4 Mesopotamia                      

Module 5 Egypt

Module 6 Ancient Greece

Module 7 Ancient Rome

Module 8 Western Civilization

 

Assessment

StartUp Assignment (5%)

8 Module Assignments (40%)

2 Module Online Quizzes (15%)

 

Midterm Exam (20%)*

Final Exam (20%)*

* Midterm and Final Exam must be written at the VLN.

 

Resources

Online readings

Deposit

None

Teacher Support

Students have access to the course teacher through email, phone and in-person.

 

 

Credits

4

 

Prescribed Learning Outcomes

Please see the course IRPs available at:

http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/irp/pdfs/social_studies/2006compciv12.pdf

 

 

Teacher

Once you are in the active course you will be able to see who your teacher is by going to the Classlist tab and then clicking on Teacher.

 

 

Completion Date

Go to our school website http://vlns.ca and click on Students and then the Enrol tab to see the exact dates of each Session offered at the VLN.