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World Geography / Current Issues

Provides an overview of physical and cultural geography. Additionally, an awareness of similarities and differences in human needs and behaviors is developed. Areas of study are North and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and the Pacific Islands. Current Issues provides an opportunity for in-depth examination of contemporary local, state, national and international issues. The purpose of this course is to assess, assimilate and analyze political and economic situations. Intense reading and detailed research are required

Prerequisites: None

Grade Levels: 9

Terms Offered: Fall & Spring

Units of Credit: 1.0

Quality Points: 0.0