Somerville Secondary College

English at the End of the World

Featured Learning AreaEnglish
Additional Learning AreasThe Arts (Media)
Learning Capabilities DevelopedCritical/Creative Thinking


Dictators, environmental catastrophes and of course, the walking dead!

This English elective explores all the ways in which human society can go terribly wrong. This elective focuses on the dystopian genre and is explored through graphic novels, gaming, films and novels. Texts include: I, Robot, and The Massive.

If you liked The Hunger Games, Divergent, and Maze Runner then this is your dark and gritty semester-long window into our possible futures.