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Family Studies 12



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.

Course Description:

Families in Society examines how the definition of family has changed and evolved as society has changed. 

The following topics are studied in depth: 

Families in a changing world 
Living in a family
Facing family challenges 
Career opportunities

Housing and Living Environments examines the evolution of housing throughout history and predicts future trends. The following areas are studied in depth: 

Housing and society 
Establishing independent living 
Design for living 
Consumer housing options 
Career opportunities

Course Information: 

Classes 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