North Island Distance Education School


Human Geography 12

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Student receives credit for Comparative Civilizations 12

View the complete Learning Outcomes here: Comparative Civilizations 12 Integrated Resource Package (Learning Outcomes begin on page 16)


How do language, religion, and landscape affect the physical environment? How do geography, weather, and location affect customs and lifestyle? Students will explore the diverse ways in which people affect the world around them and how they are affected by their surroundings. Students will discover how ideas spread and cultures form, and learn how beliefs and architecture are part of a larger culture complex. In addition to introducing students to the field of Human Geography, this course will teach students how to analyze humans and their environments.

Unit 1:  Introduction to Human Geography

Unit 2: Population

Unit 3: Cultural Patterns and Processes

Unit 4: Language


Each unit (5 tasks for a total of 15% per unit) contains: 

  • Two assignments
  • Two discussions
  • One Quiz

​There will also be a midterm and final worth 20% each

BC Performance Standards