Social Studies and Humanities

Course NameCourse CodeTypeMin GradeDepartmentPrerequisitesDescription
Nutrition and Health HFA4U1 University 12 Social Studies and Humanities

CIE3M, CGD3M,

CGF3M, CHA3U,

CHW3M, CLU3M,

CIA4U, CGW4U,

CGU4M, CGR4M,

CGO4M, CHI4U,

CHY4U, CLN4U,

CPW4U, ENG3U,

ENG4U, HNB4M,

HFC3M, HFA4U,

HHS4U, HHG4M,

HSP3U, HSB4U,

HZB3M, HZT4U,

HRT3M, HSE4M,

HSG3M, HSC4M

 This course examines the relationships between food, energy balance, and nutritional status; the nutritional needs of individuals at different stages of life; and the role of nutrition in health and disease. Students will evaluate nutrition-related trends and will determine how food choices can promote food security and environmental responsibility. Students will learn about healthy eating, expand their repertoire of food-preparation techniques, and develop their social science research skills by investigating issues related to nutrition and health.
Food and Nutrition HFN1O1 Open 9 Social Studies and Humanities   This course explores the factors that affect attitudes and decisions about food, examines current issues of body image and food marketing, and is grounded in the scientific study of nutrition. Students will learn how to make informed food choices and how to prepare foods, and will investigate our Canadian food heritage and food industries, as well as global food issues. The course also introduces students to research skills related to food and nutrition.
Food and Nutrition ESL HFN1O8 Open 9 Social Studies and Humanities   This course focuses on guidelines for making nutritious food choices. Students will investigate factors that influence food choices, including beliefs, attitudes, current trends, traditional eating
patterns, food marketing strategies, and individual needs. Students will also explore the environmental impact of a variety of food choices at the local and global level. The course
provides students with opportunities to develop food preparation skills and introduces them to the use of social science research methods in the area of food and nutrition.
Food and Nutrition ESL HFN2O8 Open 10 Social Studies and Humanities   ESL Sensitive: This course focuses on guidelines for making nutritious food choices. Students will investigate factors that influence food choices, including beliefs, attitudes, current trends, traditional eating patterns, food marketing strategies, and individual needs. Students will also explore the environmental impact of a variety of food choices at the local and global level. The course
provides students with opportunities to develop food preparation skills and introduces them to the use of social science research methods in the area of food and nutrition.
Families in Canada HHS4U1 University 12 Social Studies and Humanities

CIE3M, CGD3M,

CGF3M, CHA3U,

CHW3M, CLU3M,

CIA4U, CGW4U,

CGU4M, CGR4M,

CGO4M, CHI4U,

CHY4U, CLN4U,

CPW4U, ENG3U,

ENG4U, HNB4M,

HFC3M, HFA4U,

HHS4U, HHG4M,

HSP3U, HSB4U,

HZB3M, HZT4U,

HRT3M, HSE4M,

HSG3M, HSC4M

 This course enables students to draw on sociological, psychological, and anthropological theories and research to analyse the development of individuals, intimate relationships, and
family and parent-child relationships. Students will focus on issues and challenges facing individuals and families in Canada’s diverse society. They will develop analytical tools that
enable them to assess various factors affecting families and to consider policies and practices intended to support families in Canada. They will develop the investigative skills required to
conduct and communicate the results of research on individuals, intimate relationships, and parent-child relationships.
Individual, Family, & Social Living HIF2O1 Open 10 Social Studies and Humanities   This course explores the challenges faced by all people: how to meet basic needs, how to relate to others, how to manage resources, and how to become responsible members of society. Students will acquire knowledge and skills that are needed to make the transition to adulthood. Teachers will instruct students in developing interpersonal, decision-making, and practical skills related to daily life. Students will explore the functioning of families and the diversities found among families and within society
Living and Working with Children HPW3C1 College 11 Social Studies and Humanities   This course focuses on the well-being of children in families and community settings. Students will study child behaviour and child development in the context of relationships with parents and others in the community, and will learn through research and by observing and interacting with children. This course prepares students for further study of children, familiarizes them with occupational opportunities related to working with children, and introduces them to skills used in researching and investigating children’s behaviour in response to others.
World Religions: Beliefs, Issues, a HRT3M1 University/College 11 Social Studies and Humanities   This course enables students to discover what others believe and how they live, and to appreciate their own unique heritage. Students will learn about the teachings and traditions of a variety of religions, the connections between religion and the development of civilizations, the place and function of religion in human experience, and the influence of a broad range of religions on contemporary society. This course also introduces students to skills used in researching and investigating world religions.
Challenge and Change in Society HSB4U1 University 12 Social Studies and Humanities

CIE3M,CGD3M,

CGF3M,CHA3U,

CHW3M,CLU3M,

CIA4U,CGW4U,

CGU4M,CGR4M,

CGO4M,CHI4U,

CHY4U,CLN4U,

CPW4U,ENG3U,

ENG4U,HNB4M,

HFC3M,HFA4U,

HHS4U,HHG4M,

HSP3U,HSB4U,

HZB3M,HZT4U,

HRT3M,HSE4M,

HSG3M,HSC4M

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. They will explore the ideas of social theorists and use those ideas to analyse
causes of and responses to challenges such as technological change, deviance, and global inequalities. Students will explore ways in which social science research methods can be used to study social change.
Introduction to Anthropology, Psych HSP3U1 University 11 Social Studies and Humanities ENG2D,CHC2D 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. They will be given opportunities to explore theories from a variety of perspectives, to conduct social science,
and to become familiar with current thinking on a range of issues within the three disciplines.

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