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Social Studies 30-1 - WINTER 2023: Quarter 4 T/T/S - Online Synchronous Class

Course number : SST3771   ID : 60327   
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Perspectives on Ideology - Students will explore the origins and complexities of ideologies and examine multiple perspectives regarding the principles of classical and modern liberalism. An analysis of various political and economic systems will allow students to assess the viability of the principles of liberalism. Developing understandings of the roles and responsibilities associated with citizenship will encourage students to respond to emergent global issues.

Prerequisites: Social Studies 20-1 OR Social Studies 30-2: 50%. Students without the prerequisite must withdraw from class with no refund if they are under 20 years of age as of September 1 of the current school year.

Students taking this course must write a Diploma Exam in November, January, April, June OR August. 

Students may choose to re-do their diploma exam. If a student has written the diploma exam for this course within the last two school years they are considered to be rewriting. For students who decide to rewrite an exam, please note that Alberta Education charges $26.25 to do so and the fee is payable directly to them through their myPass account.

Students are expected to supply their own dictionary and thesaurus.

Class Details

21 Session(s)
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Tue, Thu.  
  Weekly - Sat.  

N/A - Online

Instructor : Akiff Manji 



Please read: 

This Metro Academic Class is offered in an 8 week, Quarterly Fast Track format. This class is delivered all ONLINE. Classes are held 3 days per week: Tuesdays & Thursdays – 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm AND Saturdays 8:30 am to 1:50 pm. Students must be present for all learning activities in order to be successful in the course.

All classes will begin with a teacher led live lesson. Students are expected to be engaged in learning activities for the duration of class time (until 9:30 pm on Tuesdays & Thursdays and until 1:50 pm on Saturdays). Students will use SchoolZone to access their online class. Further information about SchoolZone is outlined in your Class Confirmation email

For this course – students MUST have a Chromebook, laptop, or desktop computer available for their use (not a cell phone or tablet). The device used must have a webcam, a microphone, and access to the Internet. If you do not have your own device or access to one, please call Metro Customer Service at 780-428-1111 to discuss options available.

Students taking this class are REQUIRED TO WRITE a Diploma Exam. Diploma exams are offered in November, January, April, June OR August.

Diploma Exams for this session are administered from June 12 to June 27. Check your Student Handbook for a complete schedule. The Handbook is posted in SchoolZone under NEWS > SCHOOL NEWS.

TOTAL COST - Students under 20 years on Sep 1 of the current school year: $60 non-refundable program fee. Students 20 years and over on Sep 1 of current school year: $60 non-refundable program fee and $589 tuition.

There are reading/study materials required for this course. You will be notified by Metro Customer Service OR your teacher as to what they are and where to get them. Students are expected to provide their own dictionary and/or thesaurus.

There are no classes on Tuesday, May 23.




Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 05/23/2023)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
4/25/2023 - 6/13/2023 Weekly - Tue, Thu 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM N/A - Online Akiff Manji 
4/29/2023 - 6/10/2023 Weekly - Sat 08:30 AM - 01:50 PM N/A - Online Akiff Manji 

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