Outcome Chart - Nova Scotia - Global Politics 12/Advanced Global Politics 12

Overall Expectations

Students will:

  • critically investigate contemporary global political issues
  • explore and engage in an issue relating to active citizenship

Specific Expectations

Students will:

  • explore the electoral systems and processes for the Canadian federal, provincial, territorial, First Nations, and municipal governments (political parties/ideologies)
  • examine/analyze the changing role of media/technology on global politics

Lessons that meet Grade 12 expectations

Beyond Media Messages: Media Portrayal of Global Development

Bias in News Sources

Crime in the News

Diversity and Media Ownership

How to Analyze the News

Making Media for Democratic Citizenship

Suffragettes and Iron Ladies

The Citizen Reporter

The Front Page

Note: Expectations in italics are for the Advanced course.