Geography

APEX

0.5 Unit
Social Studies
For Grades: 9, 10, 11, 12
NCAA Eligible
Accredited by AdvancED
State Certified
A mobile-friendly course

Instructor Embedded Cost: $300

Content Only Cost: $125 Discounts offered based on volume purchased
Course Quality: 3.2
Content Standards Alignment: 3
National Completion Rate: 81%
Oklahoma Completion Rate: N/A

Geography and World Cultures offers a tightly focused and scaffolded curriculum that enables students to explore how geographic features, human relationships, political and social structures, economics, science and technology, and the arts have developed and influenced life in countries around the world. Along the way, students are given rigorous instruction on how to read maps, charts, and graphs, and how to create them.

Geography and World Cultures is based on standards from the National Council for History Education (1997), the National Center for History in the Schools (1996), and the National Council for Social Studies (1994) and is aligned to state standards.

Geography and World Cultures is designed as the first course in the social studies sequence. It develops note-taking skills, teaches the basic elements of analytic writing, and introduces students to the close examination of primary documents.

https://www.apexlearning.com/course/173

Syllabus
https://cdn.apexlearning.com/course_pdfs/173-cs.pdf

The following information applies only to instructor embedded courses.
Student-Teacher Ratio: 1:6:01:00.000
Enrollment Cycle: continuous
Term: fall, spring, summer
Prerequisites:
Oklahoma Subject Code: 5530
Course Provider Contact: Jon Castillo | jon.castillo@apexlearning.com | (949) 606-4403
How To Purchase This Course

Districts wishing to purchase this course should contact the course provider directly (see contact information above) and reference the contract in the "attachments" portion of the page linked here. If you are purchasing an Instructor Embedded course, please note that online instructors need not be certified in the state of Oklahoma. They must be certified to teach the content in at least one state or teach the subject at a college or university. To enroll a student in the course, you will need to obtain from the course provider (a) the instructor’s name; (b) the state through which the instructor is certified, and (c) the instructor’s certification number. If the instructor is employed to teach the subject at a college or university, you will need to obtain that institution’s iPEDS number. This information will be recorded in the SIS when you enroll a student in the course. When enrolling a student in a Content Only course, you must indicate in the SIS the name of the person monitoring the course.