Academic Calendar 2017/2018 - Social Studies (Primary/Junior)
EDUC 4294 Social Studies (Primary/Junior)
Description:A rationale for curriculum design particular to social studies; curriculum guidelines established by the Ontario Ministry of Education for the Primary and Junior Divisions; and planning appropriate curriculum units. A study of the aims, scope, sequence and structure of the curriculum in social studies at the Primary and Junior Divisions. Social Studies - fundamental concepts and instructional strategies in Social Studies in the Primary and Junior Divisions; development of an understanding of the relationship of earths' peoples with their social and physical environments in the past and present; and promoting insights into the global community and its implications for the life of to-days' student.