IDC4U - Interdisciplinary Studies

COURSE Description

Course Title: Interdisciplinary Studies
Course Code: IDC4U
Grade: 12
Course Type: University Preparation
Credit Value: 1.0
Prerequisite: Any university or university/college preparation course
Curriculum Policy Document: Interdisciplinary Studies, The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 11 to 12, 2002
Department: Interdisciplinary Studies
Course Developer: Kydan Educational Services
Development Date: 2017-2018


Course Description: This course will help students develop and consolidate the skills required for and knowledge of different subjects and disciplines to solve problems, make decisions, create personal meaning, and present findings beyond the scope of a single subject or discipline. Students will apply the principles and processes of inquiry and research to effectively use a range of print, electronic, and mass media resources; to analyse historical innovations and exemplary research; and to investigate real-life situations and career opportunities in interdisciplinary endeavours. They will also assess their own cognitive and affective strategies, apply general skills in both familiar and new contexts, create innovative products, and communicate new knowledge.