Grade 12 Credit Course –Students should have passed English 10 to take this course.
Two main areas of study are: - Families in Society - Housing and Living Environments
Course Texts: Families Today - $100 Textbook Deposit ($100 refunded upon return of book in good condition) You will be issued Families Today first and then Homes and Interiors.
Families in Society examines how the definition of family has changed and evolved as society has changed.
The following topics are studied in depth:
in a changing world
Living in a family
Facing family challenges
Housing and Living Environments examines the evolution of housing throughout history and predicts future trends. The following areas are studied in depth:
Establishing independent living
Design for living
Consumer housing options
are on Tuesday and Thursday afternoon – 12 noon to 2:30 p.m.
Focus will be on vocabulary, reading, writing, listening and discussion work.
Projects, presentations, class participation and quizzes will form the basis of course assessment.
This course is also available self-paced. For more information visit Family Studies 12 Self Paced
For online quizzes and tests: Family Studies 12 Online Resources