Food and Nutrition

Course Code: HFN1O/2O

Course Type: Open  

 Format: Online School Course

Prerequisite: None

Course description: 

This course focuses on guidelines for making nutritious food choices. Students will investigate factors that influence food choices, including beliefs, attitudes, current trends, traditional eating patterns, food marketing strategies, and individual needs. Students will also explore the environmental impact of a variety of food choices at the local and global levels. The course provides students with opportunities to develop food-preparation skills and introduces them to the use of social science research methods in the area of food and nutrition.


Somayeh Nikoudad

CAREER STUDIES, GRADE 10

Course Code: GLC2O

Course Type: Open  

 Format: Online School Course

Prerequisite: None

Course description: 

Grade 10 Careers encourages students to develop the skills, knowledge, and habits that will allow them to be successful in life after graduation. In this course, students will make connections between their skills, interests, and values and the array of post-secondary options available to them. They will also learn about personal financial management.

Roxana Rojas

CIVICS AND CITIZENSHIP, GRADE 10

Course Code: CHV2O

Course Type: Open Preparation

Format: Online School Course

Prerequisite: None

Course description: 

Grade 10 Civics explores the rights and responsibilities associated with being an active citizen in a democratic society. Throughout this course, students will explore issues of civic importance, including healthy schools, community planning, environmental responsibility, and the influence of social media, all the while developing their understanding of the role of civic engagement and political processes in their local, national, and/or global communities. Students will also be asked to apply concepts of political inquiry as they investigate and express informed opinions about a range of political issues.

Roxana Rojas

ENGLISH, GRADE 10

Course Code: ENG2D

Course Type: Academic Preparation

Format: Online School Course

Prerequisite: ENG1D, Grade 9 English

Course Description: 

Grade 10 English allows students to develop their skills in oral communication, reading, writing, and media literacy; all of which are essential to their success in academics and in their daily lives. Throughout this course, students will be asked to analyze literary texts from both contemporary and historical periods, as well as interpret informational and graphic texts. They will also have the opportunity to test out multiple strategies of effective communication through the creation of oral, written, and media texts.

Roxana Rojas

CANADIAN HISTORY SINCE WORLD WAR I - GRADE 10

Course Code: CHC2D

Course Type: Academic 

PreparationFormat: Online School Course

Prerequisite: None

Course description: Grade 10 Canadian History explores the impact of various social, economic, and political developments and events on the lives of different Canadian groups since 1914. Throughout this course, students will examine the role of conflict and cooperation in Canadian society, Canada’s evolving role within the global community, and the impact of various individuals, organizations, and events on Canadian identity, citizenship, and heritage. They will also seek to develop their ability to interpret and analyze evidence through the investigation of key issues and events in Canadian history from the past century.

Mahroo Abdollahi

INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS Grade 9/10

Course Code: BBI1/2O

Course Type: Open 

Preparation Format: Online School Course

Prerequisite: None [Note: If you have already taken BBI1O you cannot take BBI2O and earn a credit]

Course description: 

This course introduces students to the world of business. Students will develop an understanding of the functions of business, including accounting, marketing, information and communication technology, human resources, and production, and of the importance of ethics and social responsibility. This course builds a foundation for further studies in business and helps students develop the business knowledge and skills they will need in their everyday lives.

Roxana Rojas

Science 10

Prerequisite: SNC1D , Grade 9 Science, or SNC1P, Grade 9 Science

Course Type: Academic

Course Code: SNC2D

Course description: 

Grade 10 Science allows students to enhance their understanding of basic concepts in biology, chemistry, earth and space science, and physics, and relates these areas of study to technology, society, and the environment. Throughout this course, students will further develop their skills in planning and conducting scientific investigations. Through the various units of this course, students will seek to deepen their understanding of scientific theories as they relate to: the interaction of light and matter; the forces that affect climate and climate change; the chemical reactions of acids and bases, and the connections between cells and systems in both animals and plants.

Somayeh Nikoudad

PRINCIPLES OF MATHEMATICS GRADE 10

Prerequisite:  Principles of Mathematics, Grade 9, Academic

Course Type: Academic

Course Code: MPM2D

Course description:  This course enables students to broaden their understanding of relationships and extend their problem-solving and algebraic skills through investigation, the effective use of technology, and abstract reasoning. Students will explore quadratic relations and their applications; solve and apply linear systems; verify properties of geometric figures using analytic geometry; and investigate the trigonometry of right and acute triangles. Students will reason mathematically and communicate their thinking as they solve multi-step problems.

Somayeh Nikoudad