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The books in the CLR are arranged by topic using Library of Congress classification system. Here are a few call number ranges to explore:

General Academic Strand

AZ(20) - 999 History of Scholarship and Learning. The Humanities

H1 - 99 Social Sciences (General)

JZ5 - 6530  International relations

JZ5.5 - 18  Periodicals

JZ24 - 38  Societies, associations, academies, institutes, etc., for the study of international relations

JZ63 - 1153  Sources

JZ221 - 1153  By region or country

JZ1249 - 1254  Relation to other disciplines and topics

JZ1305 - 2060  Scope of international relations. Political theory. Diplomacy

JZ1329.5 - 1395  By period

JZ1400 - 1454  Diplomatic and consular service

JZ1464 - 2060  Scope of international relations with regard to countries, territories, regions, etc.

JZ3674 - 3875  State territory and its parts

JZ3685  Boundaries

JZ3686 - 3875  International waters

JZ4835 - 5490  International organizations and associations

JZ4841 - 4848  Political non-governmental organizations. NGO's

JZ4850 - 5490  Intergovernmental organizations. IGO's

JZ4853 - 4934  League of Nations

JZ4935 - 5160  United Nations

JZ5511.2 - 6300  Promotion of peace. Peaceful change

JZ5514 - 5526  Societies, associations, academies, institutes, etc,. for peace promotion, research and education

JZ5527 - 5532  Congresses and conferences

JZ5587 - 6009  International security. Disarmament. Global survival

JZ6010 - 6060  Pacific settlement of international disputes

JZ6360 - 6377  Non-military coercion

JZ6385 - 6405  The armed conflict. War and order

JZ6422 - 6422.5  Neutrality. Non-participation in wars. Norms of neutrality

JZ6530  Humanitarian aspects of war

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General Academic Strand

The General Academic Strand leans toward the Humanities and Social Sciences. It prepares Senior High School students to have a widened perspective on the way society is structured, on the importance of exploring different ideas, on formulating one’s own opinion, and on critical thinking.

This strand is for students who are interested in finding solutions to our political, economic, and social problems on the local, international and global levels.

This strand is best for those who pursue a program in Diplomacy and International Affairs, and Governance and Public Affairs.

This subject guide gathers in one place carefully evaluated and selected resources on General Academic Strand available and accessible at the CLR and its subscribed databases. Books (both print and electronic) are categorized per course; while journals, magazines, online databases are recommended for the entire General Academic Strand program. [Source]


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Resources on Earth and Life Science

Earth and Life Science

This learning area is designed to provide a general background for the understanding of Earth Science and Biology. It presents the history of the Earth through geologic time. It discusses the Earth’s structure, composition, and processes. Issues, concerns, and problems pertaining to natural hazards are also included. It also deals with the basic principles and processes in the study of biology. It covers life processes and interactions at the cellular, organism, population, and ecosystem levels.

Earth and Life Science

This learning area is designed to provide a general background for the understanding of Earth Science and Biology. It presents the history of the Earth through geologic time. It discusses the Earth’s structure, composition, and processes. Issues, concerns, and problems pertaining to natural hazards are also included. It also deals with the basic principles and processes in the study of biology. It covers life processes and interactions at the cellular, organism, population, and ecosystem levels.

Earth and Life Science

This learning area is designed to provide a general background for the understanding of Earth Science and Biology. It presents the history of the Earth through geologic time. It discusses the Earth’s structure, composition, and processes. Issues, concerns, and problems pertaining to natural hazards are also included. It also deals with the basic principles and processes in the study of biology. It covers life processes and interactions at the cellular, organism, population, and ecosystem levels.

Resources on General Mathematics

General Mathematics

General Mathematics is a core subject for all senior high school students. It is mainly about functions and their applications, basic business mathematics, and logic. This DLS-CSB Senior High School course aims to equip students with concepts and life skills to appreciate and solve real-world applications of mathematics and develop their mathematical and logical reasoning. Technology tools are introduced to help students understand the concepts better. The course also utilizes strategies that improve the likelihood of students benefitting fully from the subject.

General Mathematics

General Mathematics is a core subject for all senior high school students. It is mainly about functions and their applications, basic business mathematics, and logic. This DLS-CSB Senior High School course aims to equip students with concepts and life skills to appreciate and solve real-world applications of mathematics and develop their mathematical and logical reasoning. Technology tools are introduced to help students understand the concepts better. The course also utilizes strategies that improve the likelihood of students benefitting fully from the subject.

General Mathematics

General Mathematics is a core subject for all senior high school students. It is mainly about functions and their applications, basic business mathematics, and logic. This DLS-CSB Senior High School course aims to equip students with concepts and life skills to appreciate and solve real-world applications of mathematics and develop their mathematical and logical reasoning. Technology tools are introduced to help students understand the concepts better. The course also utilizes strategies that improve the likelihood of students benefitting fully from the subject.

Resources on Oral Communication in Context

Oral Communication in Context

Oral Communication is a core subject for all senior high school students. It aims to develop listening and speaking skills and strategies for effective communication in various situations.

Oral Communication in Context

Oral Communication is a core subject for all senior high school students. It aims to develop listening and speaking skills and strategies for effective communication in various situations.

Oral Communication in Context

Oral Communication is a core subject for all senior high school students. It aims to develop listening and speaking skills and strategies for effective communication in various situations.

Resources on Personal Development/Pansariling Kaunlaran

Personal Development/Pansariling Kaunlaran

This course aims for senior high school students to develop an awareness of the developmental stage that they are in. This Senior High School course of DLS-CSB intends to hone the adolescents’ better understanding of the self and the significant people that impact their lives as they make important personal and career decisions. The modules pertain to the critical issues in personal development as the learners explore specific themes in their development through an experiential learning approach. Relevant concepts, theories, and principles in psychology will help articulate personal reflections, sharing, and lectures in this course.

Personal Development/Pansariling Kaunlaran

This course aims for senior high school students to develop an awareness of the developmental stage that they are in. This Senior High School course of DLS-CSB intends to hone the adolescents’ better understanding of the self and the significant people that impact their lives as they make important personal and career decisions. The modules pertain to the critical issues in personal development as the learners explore specific themes in their development through an experiential learning approach. Relevant concepts, theories, and principles in psychology will help articulate personal reflections, sharing, and lectures in this course.

Personal Development/Pansariling Kaunlaran

This course aims for senior high school students to develop an awareness of the developmental stage that they are in. This Senior High School course of DLS-CSB intends to hone the adolescents’ better understanding of the self and the significant people that impact their lives as they make important personal and career decisions. The modules pertain to the critical issues in personal development as the learners explore specific themes in their development through an experiential learning approach. Relevant concepts, theories, and principles in psychology will help articulate personal reflections, sharing, and lectures in this course.

Personal Development/Pansariling Kaunlaran

This course aims for senior high school students to develop an awareness of the developmental stage that they are in. This Senior High School course of DLS-CSB intends to hone the adolescents’ better understanding of the self and the significant people that impact their lives as they make important personal and career decisions. The modules pertain to the critical issues in personal development as the learners explore specific themes in their development through an experiential learning approach. Relevant concepts, theories, and principles in psychology will help articulate personal reflections, sharing, and lectures in this course.

Resources on Physical Education and Health 1

Physical Education and Health 1

Physical Education and Health offers experiential learning for learners to adopt an active life for fitness and lifelong health. The knowledge, skills, and understanding that include physical and health literacy competencies support them in accessing, synthesizing, and evaluating information, making informed decisions, enhancing and advocating their own and others’ fitness and health. This course on exercise for fitness enables the learner to set goals, monitor one’s participation in aerobic and muscle- and bone-strengthening activities, and constantly evaluate how well one has integrated this into one’s lifestyle. It consists of an array of offerings that learners can choose from.

Physical Education and Health 1

Physical Education and Health offers experiential learning for learners to adopt an active life for fitness and lifelong health. The knowledge, skills, and understanding that include physical and health literacy competencies support them in accessing, synthesizing, and evaluating information, making informed decisions, enhancing and advocating their own and others’ fitness and health. This course on exercise for fitness enables the learner to set goals, monitor one’s participation in aerobic and muscle- and bone-strengthening activities, and constantly evaluate how well one has integrated this into one’s lifestyle. It consists of an array of offerings that learners can choose from.

Physical Education and Health 1

Physical Education and Health offers experiential learning for learners to adopt an active life for fitness and lifelong health. The knowledge, skills, and understanding that include physical and health literacy competencies support them in accessing, synthesizing, and evaluating information, making informed decisions, enhancing and advocating their own and others’ fitness and health. This course on exercise for fitness enables the learner to set goals, monitor one’s participation in aerobic and muscle- and bone-strengthening activities, and constantly evaluate how well one has integrated this into one’s lifestyle. It consists of an array of offerings that learners can choose from.

Books on Student Life 1: Orientation and Career Exploration

Student Life 1: Orientation and Career Exploration

Student Life 1 is an institutional course that aims to equip Senior High School students with the necessary knowledge, skills, and values that would help you in adapting to the academic community. Through this subject, you will be able to understand Benilde’s identity and values and its roots and at the same time integrate the concepts of inclusion, innovation, and service-learning in your practice. Various learning opportunities through guided activities and strategies are introduced to provide an avenue for you to effectively understand the important concepts and to achieve the set standards and learning competencies. At the end of this subject, you will be able to: 1) apply the lessons from the lives of the Founder and the Patron and the history of DLS-CSB through discussions and activities to adapt to the Benildean-Lasallian community; and 2) integrate the concepts of inclusion, innovation, and service-learning to one’s life through guided activities and strategies to promote Benildean Expressions (BenEx) of the Lasallian Core Values.

Student Life 1: Orientation and Career Exploration

Student Life 1 is an institutional course that aims to equip Senior High School students with the necessary knowledge, skills, and values that would help you in adapting to the academic community. Through this subject, you will be able to understand Benilde’s identity and values and its roots and at the same time integrate the concepts of inclusion, innovation, and service-learning in your practice. Various learning opportunities through guided activities and strategies are introduced to provide an avenue for you to effectively understand the important concepts and to achieve the set standards and learning competencies. At the end of this subject, you will be able to: 1) apply the lessons from the lives of the Founder and the Patron and the history of DLS-CSB through discussions and activities to adapt to the Benildean-Lasallian community; and 2) integrate the concepts of inclusion, innovation, and service-learning to one’s life through guided activities and strategies to promote Benildean Expressions (BenEx) of the Lasallian Core Values.

Books on Understanding Culture, Society and Politics

Understanding Culture, Society and Politics

This course uses insights from Anthropology, Political Science, and Sociology to develop student’s awareness of cultural, social, and political dynamics and sensitivity to cultural diversity; provide them with an understanding of how culture, human agency, society, and politics work; and engage them in the examination of the country’s current human development goals. At the end of the course, students should acquire ideas about human cultures, human agency, society, and politics; recognize cultural relativism and social inclusiveness to overcome prejudices; and develop the social and cultural competence to guide their interactions with groups, communities, networks, and institutions.

Understanding Culture, Society and Politics

This course uses insights from Anthropology, Political Science, and Sociology to develop student’s awareness of cultural, social, and political dynamics and sensitivity to cultural diversity; provide them with an understanding of how culture, human agency, society, and politics work; and engage them in the examination of the country’s current human development goals. At the end of the course, students should acquire ideas about human cultures, human agency, society, and politics; recognize cultural relativism and social inclusiveness to overcome prejudices; and develop the social and cultural competence to guide their interactions with groups, communities, networks, and institutions.

Books on Empowerment Technologies

Empowerment Technologies

Information and communication technologies as a tool for curating, contextualizing, collaborating, and creating content and experiences for learning in the professional tracks.

Empowerment Technologies

Information and communication technologies as a tool for curating, contextualizing, collaborating, and creating content and experiences for learning in the professional tracks.

Books on Komunikasyon at Pananaliksik sa Wika at Kulturang Pilipino

Komunikasyon at Pananaliksik sa Wika at Kulturang Pilipino

Ang kurso ay sumasaklaw sa metalinggwistiknapagaaraltungopananaliksikukolsakalikasan, katangian, pag-unlad, gamit at paggamit ng Wikang Filipino samgasitwasyong komunikatibo at cultural sa lipunang Pilipino. Nakatuon din ito sa mabisa at masining na paggamit ng akademikong Filipino na instrumento sa pagpapahayag sa iba’tibang sitwasyon at larangan.

Komunikasyon at Pananaliksik sa Wika at Kulturang Pilipino

Ang kurso ay sumasaklaw sa metalinggwistiknapagaaraltungopananaliksikukolsakalikasan, katangian, pag-unlad, gamit at paggamit ng Wikang Filipino samgasitwasyong komunikatibo at cultural sa lipunang Pilipino. Nakatuon din ito sa mabisa at masining na paggamit ng akademikong Filipino na instrumento sa pagpapahayag sa iba’tibang sitwasyon at larangan.

Resources on Physical Education and Health 2

Physical Education and Health 2

This course focuses on providing learners experience in having an active lifestyle and learning a lifelong holistic approach to fitness and health. Physical Education and Health are designed to give students the skills, understanding, and knowledge about fitness and health in general. This will provide the learners with competencies in accessing, producing, and evaluating information about their health, making well-versed decisions, and improving and promoting their fitness and health to others. The course will enable students to exercise for their wellness with set goals, monitor their health and skill-related components of fitness, and evaluate their improvement from a wide range of progressive exercises, sports, dance, and other recreational activities for a healthier lifestyle.

Physical Education and Health 2

This course focuses on providing learners experience in having an active lifestyle and learning a lifelong holistic approach to fitness and health. Physical Education and Health are designed to give students the skills, understanding, and knowledge about fitness and health in general. This will provide the learners with competencies in accessing, producing, and evaluating information about their health, making well-versed decisions, and improving and promoting their fitness and health to others. The course will enable students to exercise for their wellness with set goals, monitor their health and skill-related components of fitness, and evaluate their improvement from a wide range of progressive exercises, sports, dance, and other recreational activities for a healthier lifestyle.

Physical Education and Health 2

This course focuses on providing learners experience in having an active lifestyle and learning a lifelong holistic approach to fitness and health. Physical Education and Health are designed to give students the skills, understanding, and knowledge about fitness and health in general. This will provide the learners with competencies in accessing, producing, and evaluating information about their health, making well-versed decisions, and improving and promoting their fitness and health to others. The course will enable students to exercise for their wellness with set goals, monitor their health and skill-related components of fitness, and evaluate their improvement from a wide range of progressive exercises, sports, dance, and other recreational activities for a healthier lifestyle.

Books on Physical Science

Physical Science

Physical Science is a core subject for all senior high school students. This subject aims to develop scientifically, technologically, and environmentally literate students by learning basic concepts and principles in chemistry, earth and space science, and physics. This subject will continually allow the students to grasp knowledge to understand their place in the universe and focus on developing 21st Century skills to make informed decisions. The Evolution of our understanding of matter, motion, electricity, magnetism, light, and the universe from ancient times to the present; applications of physics and chemistry concepts in contexts such as atmospheric phenomena, cosmology, astronomy, vision, medical instrumentation, space technology, drugs, sources of energy, pollution and recycling, fitness and health, and cosmetics will be emphasized the use of the technology-driven discussions and activities.

Physical Science

Physical Science is a core subject for all senior high school students. This subject aims to develop scientifically, technologically, and environmentally literate students by learning basic concepts and principles in chemistry, earth and space science, and physics. This subject will continually allow the students to grasp knowledge to understand their place in the universe and focus on developing 21st Century skills to make informed decisions. The Evolution of our understanding of matter, motion, electricity, magnetism, light, and the universe from ancient times to the present; applications of physics and chemistry concepts in contexts such as atmospheric phenomena, cosmology, astronomy, vision, medical instrumentation, space technology, drugs, sources of energy, pollution and recycling, fitness and health, and cosmetics will be emphasized the use of the technology-driven discussions and activities.

Books on Reading and Writing Skills

Reading and Writing Skills

The course focuses on developing reading and writing skills applied to a wide range of materials other than poetry, fiction, and drama.

Reading and Writing Skills

The course focuses on developing reading and writing skills applied to a wide range of materials other than poetry, fiction, and drama.

Books on Religion 1

Religion 1

Christian Formation is an institutional course that introduces you, young Benildeans, to the fundamental reality of our RELATIONSHIP with God. It is a kind of relationship that primarily establishes Connection, founded on Knowledge, assures Presence; consistent with Action, and forever longing for Communion. This course will bring you to a deeper understanding and appreciation of Faith rooted in Life and Life anchored on Faith.

Religion 1

Christian Formation is an institutional course that introduces you, young Benildeans, to the fundamental reality of our RELATIONSHIP with God. It is a kind of relationship that primarily establishes Connection, founded on Knowledge, assures Presence; consistent with Action, and forever longing for Communion. This course will bring you to a deeper understanding and appreciation of Faith rooted in Life and Life anchored on Faith.