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Ontario students — turn your travel program into an opportunity to distinguish yourself as an online learner and earn an Ontario high school credit.


Travel and Tourism: A Geographic Perspective (CGG3O)

This Ontario high school course focuses on issues related to travel and tourism within and between various regions of the world. Students will investigate unique environmental, sociocultural, economic, and political characteristics of selected world regions. They will explore travel patterns and trends, as well as tensions related to tourism, and will predict future tourism destinations. Students will apply the concepts of geographic thinking and the geographic inquiry process, including spatial technologies, to investigate the impact of the travel industry on natural environments and human communities.

Deadline for Completion: The majority of the course is designed to be completed before trip departure. The course expires two months from the student’s return date of travel.

Course Prerequisites: Ontario students must have already taken and passed Issues in Canadian Geography, Grade 9, CGC1D (Academic) or CGC1P (Applied).

Registration Timelines
Registration will open January 11, 2021.

Cost Requirement: 
There is no additional cost associated to complete this course.

Please see the 2020-2021 course outline for more information and complete the interest form. We will email course registration information.

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** Please note this course IS NOT affiliated with your school or school board. WorldStrides is a Ministry-approved private school with the authority to grant credits toward the Ontario Secondary School Diploma. Our Board School.
Identification Number (BSID) is 665374 and we are listed as a private school on the Ontario Ministry of Education website.


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