Course description

Explore how to become a more informed citizen by understanding and making connections between current events, politics and world geography. Grow your skills and ability to discuss and demonstrate your understanding of world events while expanding social and community contacts.

Learner outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • find and analyze current event using technology/media
  • describe and summarize these events.
  • locate the countries which dominate the media on a map.
  • demonstrate an understanding of current world events through oral presentations, reports, posters, newspaper articles, or letters
  • have reciprocal conversations about current world events.
  • increase self-awareness and confidence


Students who are new to TVP Part Time classes must speak with the program team before registering. 

Contact information:

Phone: 403.440.6872
Email: tvp@mtroyal.ca

Select a section to register
Section title
Understanding the World Today
L - Lecture
10:00AM to 12:00PM
Sep 10, 2024 to Dec 10, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery options
Course Fee(s)
TXEV non-credit $476.19
Section Notes

•   Course dates reflect Fall 2024 only. Course completion is April 2025.

•   This class is intended for adults with developmental disabilities. Please contact the department for further information.

•   For questions about this course or other information, contact tvp@mtroyal.ca or 403.440.6872. 

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