Academic Standard: Grade Level or Course

World Geography
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Set: 
Social Studies (2014-2019)
Type: 
Grade Level or Course — Course
Code: 
WG
Grade range: 
9 to 12
Groupings:
Educational Division = Secondary Education

<p><strong>Content Strands:</strong> Many academic standards for social studies courses are categorized into <em>content strands</em> as indicated by letter codes. (C=Culture, E=Economics, G=Geography, H=History, P=Politics/Government, TN=Tennessee)</p>

Students will examine the global perspectives, basic concepts, and fundamental questions of geography. Students will focus on the ways through which all places on Earth are interconnected and how the human use of Earth's surface varies over space. Topics studied in the course include physical processes, human populations and migration, regions of the world, resources, and the tools used by modern geographers.
 
Elements within this Grade Level or Course
 
Subject
 
The Geographer's Toolkit
 
Physical and Ecological Processes
 
Regions
 
Population
 
Migration
 
Resources
 
Economic Interdependence
 
Conflict and Cooperation
 
Urbanization
 
The Relevance of Geogrpahy