Careers -What career do you see yourself in? How can you achieve this goal, what skills are necessary, describe the process of a days work in this career, etc. Examples from past classes have included Veterinarian, Mechanical Engineer, and Air Force Pilot.
Advertising and Marketing How do we get people to buy things? What strategies do companies use to convince people to buy things? How does the way a product is marketed affect the number sold?
American Politics: History of Elections and Presidents How does the our election process work? What are some of the most well known elections and why? Who are some of our most famous Presidents and why?
Game Engineering How has the video game industry changed over time? How are games built today? What skills are required to work for a design studio? What is the future of gaming?
Music -Research your favorite genre (type) of music and create a website that explores its beginnings/history, sound engineering, the use of technology in music today, songwriting techniques, how music is distributed, etc.
Civil disobedience -Is breaking the law for a good reason okay? What are some examples? How has civil disobedience affected our country and countries around the world?
Medicine: Viruses Examine the modern history of viral epidemics, researching what is known about the emergence of deadly viruses.
Maps -Explanation of different kind of maps, the data they show, and what you can learn from the map
Alternative energy -Is wind energy really that cheap? Is it effective? Is it practical? What about solar energy? Nuclear Energy? Geothermal? Hydro?
Natural Disaster -Research natural disasters. What is their effect on nature, on the economy, and the land? How do we prepare for natural disasters?
The Future Where will the human race be in 5 years? 10 years? 25 years? 50 years? 100 years?