Description:This course investigates what is happening in the world today, including significant events, behind-the-scenes causes, who's who, and future trends. It teaches students how to effectively gather accurate information by studying primary sources.
Course Content:1. Basic News Terms and Bibliographies
2. Basic Geography of Current Events
3. An Economic Understanding of the News
4. World Affairs and the Environment
5. National and State Government issues
6. Local Government Issues
7. Final Project
Paper Courses:Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.
Notes:Students need to have access to resources such as current magazines, television broadcasts, newspaper articles, and/or the Internet.
|Printed Course Packet||Included in tuition|
|Socsc 041 - CD||Included in tuition|