Geography: Think Global, Act Local

LevelYear 9-10
Learning AreaHumanities and Social Sciences
DurationSemester
SemesterSemester 2
Additional CostsNone

Who is this course for?

This course if for students who

  • are curious about the world we live in and
  • are prepared to consider improved ways of interacting with our environment

What will I learn

You will use your curiosity to consider:

  • where do our 'things' come from?
  • could we get them from a more local source?
  • what is the impact on different countries?
  • can we reduce our waste?
  • a local issue using geographic fieldwork techniques.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment will be based on achievement standards and will consider:

  • your skills of investigation into complex geographical issues
  • your communication skills
  • your skills to reflect and evaluate
  • your ability to problem solve

Last updated: 01 July 2019