Global Studies 10

Global Studies 10 is a semester course covering the Middle East, Latin America, and Europe focusing on the political, economic, and social development of each region and its current issues.

Course work emphasizes reading comprehension, note taking skills, argumentative writing, and analysis of political cartoons.



Course Outline
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The Middle East

A. Geography and Religion
B. Development of Islamic Society
C. Conflict in the Contemporary Middle East



Latin America 

A. Impact of Geography on Latin America
B. Clash of Cultures: European Colonization and Independence
C. The Struggle for Democracy and Relations with the U.S.

Europe

A. Modernization of Medieval Society
B. The Development of Democracy
C. The Industrial Revolution
D. Europe at War