Contemporary Studies

Department Teaching Staff

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Michael Bernards (Department Head)
Tanya Curtis
Joy Dalipaj
Patrick Easton
Mark Fitzpatrick
Jocelyne Riopelle
Robert Shaw
Derek Spriet
Jason Wren

Courses Offered

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Grade 9  Grade 10  Grade 11  Grade 12 

CGC1D - Issues in Canadian Geography

CGC1DI – Géographie du Canada

CGC1P - Issues in Canadian Geography


CHC2D - Canadian History Since World War 1

CHC2DI – Histoire du Canada

CHC2P - Canadian History Since World War 1

CHV2O - Civics (0.5 credit)

CLU3M - Understanding Canadian Law

NDA3M - Current Aboriginal Issues in Canada

HSP3U - Introduction to Anthropology, Psychology and Sociology

HSP3C - Introduction to Anthopology, Psychology and Sociology

HPC3O - Raising Healthy Children



CGW4U - World Issues: A Geographic Analysis

CHY4U - World History since the Fifteenth Century

CLN4U - Canadian and International Law

CIA4U - Economics

HHS4U - Families in Canada

HHS4C - Families in Canada

HIP4O - Personal Life Management













Course Types 

C - College
D - Academic
E - Workplace
I - Immersion
L - Locally Developed
M - University/College
O - Open
P - Applied
U - University