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​Social Science and Humanities

The Social Sciences and the Humanities subject areas are concerned with how students view themselves, their families, their communities, and society as they seek to find meaning in the world around them.

Through practical experiences, discussions, debates, research, and study and reflection, Social Science and Humanities courses help students to become self -motivated problem- solvers, equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully face their changing world.


Students can find the following courses available at each grade:

  • Grade 10: Individual and Family Living

  • Grade 11: Parenting

  • Grade 11: Introduction to Anthropology, Psychology, and Sociology

  • Grade 12: Individuals and Families in a Diverse Society

  • Grade 12: Social Justice and Equity - From Theory to Practice

  • Grade 12: Philosophy