World Cultural Geography encompasses both the physical and cultural aspects of the discipline. The Geography Online High School Course in which early emphasis is placed on the development and appreciation of physical geographic knowledge including meteorology, geomorphology and cartography. These skills having been mastered, a cultural approach to the world/s various ethnic regions is addressed during the remainder of the year. Elements including political ideologies, religious beliefs, and unique cultural practices, as well as current situations of the world’s major ethnic regions, are discussed.

1- Introduction
1- Introduction
2- Course Description
3- Pretest
Assignment: Pretest
4- Ancient History Review
5- Understanding Plagiarism
6- MLA Formatting Word 2007
7- MLA Documentation updates
8- MLA Citation
9- MLA Incorporating Sources

2- What is Geography?
1- The 5 Themes of Geography
Assignment: 5 Themes of Geography
2- Understanding Globes
Worksheet: Understanding Globes
3- Latitude/Longitude Major Cities
4- Careers and Technology
Essay: Where have you gone?
5- Course Links

3- The Moving Earth
1- Functional Diagrams
2- Rotates on its Axis
3- Seasons
Worksheet: Understanding the Earth
4- Summary of Rotation
Quiz: The Moving Earth Quiz

4- Reading Maps
1- Map Elements
2- Using a Legend
3- Colors and Compass
4- Map Concepts
5- Map Projections
6- Mental Maps
7- Global Perceptions
Quiz: Reading Maps Quiz
8- Latitude and Longitude
Worksheet: Geography Review
9- Web Quest
Assignment: Web Quest

5- Types of Maps
1- How many Maps are there?
2- Climate Maps
3- Physical Map
4- Political Map
5- Topographic Maps
Quiz: Types of Maps Quiz
Essay: Which Map to Use?

6- Project 1
1- Project 1
Assignment: Project 1 Assignment

7- North America
1- US & Canada
2- A View from Above
3- The Great Lakes
4- Canada Facts
5- United States Facts
6- The Geography of the Mountain States
7- The Geography of the Pacific States
8- The Geography of the South Central States
Assignment: North America Assignment
Quiz: North America Quiz

8- Mexico
1- Explore Mexico
2- Mexico Facts
3- Map of Mexico
4- Mexico Geography
Assignment: Mexico Assignment
Quiz: Mexico Quiz

9- Brazil
1- Explore Brazil
2- Brazil Facts
3- Brazil Geography
Worksheet: Brazil Assignment
4- Web Quest
Handout: Region Note Sheet
Handout: Region Retrieval Sheet
Handout: Points of View
Handout: Points of View Retrieval Sheet
Assignment: Web Quest

10- Project 2
1- Project 2
Assignment: Project 2 Assignment

11- The West Indies
1- Archipelago
2- Laborers
3- Communism
Assignment: West Indies Assignment
Quiz: West Indies Quiz

12- Western Europe
1- Democratic Governments
2- Geography
3- Britain Demographics
Worksheet: Western Europe Assignment

13- Eastern Europe
1- The Region
2- Physical Geography
3- Plains and Mountains
4- Natural Highways
Quiz: Eastern Europe Quiz
Worksheet: Eastern Europe Assignment

14- Mid-Term
1- Mid-Term
Quiz: Mid-Term
2- Midtest
Assignment: Midtest

15- Russia
1- Russian History and Today
2- The Black Sea
3- In the South
4- Ukraine
5- Siberia
6- Russian Geography
Worksheet: Russia Assignment
Quiz: Russia Quiz

16- Middle East
1- Land, Climate & Vegetation
2- Natural Resources
3- Farmers & Herders
4- Cultures
5- Arabs & Turks
Worksheet: Middle East Worksheet
Essay: Differnt Cultures

17- Southeast Asia
1- Peninsulas, Islands & Seas
2- Mynamar
3- Thailand
4- Laos
5- Cambodia
6- Vietnam
7- Indonesia
8- Malaysia
9- Singapore
10- Brunei
11- The Philippines
Quiz: Southeast Asia Quiz
Worksheet: Southeast Asia Assignment

18- India
1- History
2- Geography
3- Economy
4- Hinduism and India Today
Assignment: India Assignment
Quiz: India Quiz

19- China
1- Cantonese
2- Culture
3- Regions of China
4- History and Today
5- Minerals and Agriculture
6- Achievements
Assignment: China Assignment

20- Project 3
1- Project 3
Assignment: Project 3 Assignment

21- Japan
1- Mix of Old and New
2- Japan vs. Britain
3- Mountains
4- The South
5- Population
Essay: Homogeneous People
6- Land of the Rising Sun
Worksheet: Japan Assignment

22- Australia
1- Smallest Continent
2- Resources
3- Government
Essay: Port Arthur
Worksheet: Australia Assignment

23- Oceans
1- Important Role
2- Water Cycle and Resources
Worksheet: Oceans Assignment

24- Africa
1- 2nd Largest Continent
2- Climate
3- Population
4- History
Assignment: African Kingdoms Scavenger Hunt

25- Project 4
1- Project 4
Assignment: Project 4 Assignment

26- Final Exam
1- Final Exam
Quiz: Final Exam
2- Post-test
Assignment: Post-test

27- Course Evaluation