Elective Courses: 8 credits.
District Developed Final
World Cultural Geography is an academic elective that is ideal for 9th grade students. It is a full year course that allows students to learn strands that will provide a solid foundation in taking AP Human Geography or World History courses in their 10th grade year.
No prerequisite is required.
TCI - Geography Alive!
The grade World Cultural Geography course consists of the following content area strands: American History, World History, Geography, Humanities, Civics and Government. The primary content emphasis for this course pertains to the study of world cultural regions in terms of location, physical characteristics, demographics, historical changes, land use, and economic activity. Content should include, but is not limited to, the use of geographic tools and skills to gather and interpret data and to draw conclusions about physical and human patterns, the relationships between physical geography and the economic, political, social, cultural and historical aspects of human activity, patterns of population growth and settlement in different cultures and environments, the interaction between culture and technology in the use, alteration and conservation of the physical environment, and the interrelationships and interdependence of world cultures.