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Contemporary Issues

Course Number: 207
Subject: Social Studies
Major/Program of Study: Elective Liberal Arts
Course Length: 5 periods/week/semester
Credit: 1 credit (Elective credit)
Dual Enrollment: No
AP Designation: No

An examination of current issues and events as they relate to federal, state and local government is the focus of this course. International affairs and national social concerns are emphasized. Investigation is aimed at providing an awareness and concern for the complex problems facing all individuals so students may function intelligently and effectively in the modern world. Prerequisites and other notes: An elective course available for grades 10-12.