World Geography Course

High School World Geography Course

Take an accredited high school World Geography course entirely online. Get started today for only $225!

Our World Geography course explores the profound impact of Earth’s geography on human activities and the development of societies. Through studying the world’s nations, cultures, climates, and geographical features, students will understand how these elements influence cultural and economic development. The course incorporates insights into the historical contributions of Christian missionaries and the presence of Christianity across different regions, enriching students’ perspective on global diversity.

With the “World Geography” textbook as a guide, learners will navigate through the complexities of geographic organization, the significance of mapping, and the use of Earth’s energy resources. Coursework aims to equip students with a detailed understanding of the geographical, historical, and cultural attributes of the world’s major regions and languages, fostering a comprehensive appreciation of global geography.

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High School World Geography Course Syllabus

This course examines how Earth’s geographic makeup influences human behavior, the
active processes of the planet, and Earth’s physical features. Students will study the
nations and cultures occupying Earth’s diverse continents and regions. In addition to
Earth’s lands and oceans, this course explores how climate and geographical features have
shaped the culture and economy of people in specific regions. The course also highlights
the historical roles of Christian missionaries and the state of Christianity in various regions.

Textbook: World Geography. (2021). Excel Education Systems.

Course Objectives:

Throughout the course, you will meet the following goals:

  • Describe ways that the study of geography attempts to organize the world.
  • Explain the two main branches of geography and their uses.
  • Describe how mapmakers use special kinds of maps to organize the world.
  • List and describe Earth’s main energy resources and discuss how they are used.
  • Identify the geographical, historical, and cultural characteristics of Earth’s main regions.
  • Describe the geography of the world’s most popular languages.
Semester A
Module 1: Study of Geography & Earth Science
Module 2: Earth Science
Module 3: World Resources, Biomes, and Culture
Module 4: The United States and Canada
Module 5: Mexico and Central America
Module 6: South America
Module 7: Europe
Module 8: Europe (Continued)
Module 9: The Balkan Countries and Russia
Semester B
Module 10: Central and Southwest Asia
Module 11: The Mediterranean and Africa
Module 12: Africa (Continued)
Module 13: Australia and New Zealand
Module 14: The Pacific Islands and India
Module 15: India (Continued)
Module 16: China
Module 17: China (Continued) and Japan
Module 18: Southeast Asia

Grading Scale

A = 90-100%
B = 80-89%
C = 70-79%
D = 60-69%
F = under 59%

Grade Weighting

Unit Quizzes……………………35%
Written Assignments………..35%
Mid-Term/Final Exams……..30%
Total……………………………………100%

Affordable Monthly Payments

Standard high school courses are priced at an affordable $225 each. This cost-effective rate makes quality accredited education available for everyone.

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Step 1: Begin The Enrollment Process

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High School World Geography Course

Take an accredited high school World Geography course entirely online. Get started today for only $225!