Environmental Awareness in Geography
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Equivalent to FETAC: Level 5 | Equivalent to QCF (UK): Level 3
Improve your knowledge of geographic areas, the types of resouces and carbon emissions
ALISON’s "Geography 1" course introduces environmental awareness and raises awareness of the global importance of a safe, healthy and sustainable environment. The course offers learners a pragmatic introduction to the various issues currently facing key geographic areas such as Antartica. It examines resource use, development and the environmental consequences of their misuse. This course is suitable for anyone interested in geography and the environment.
After completing this course you will gain a good knowledge of geographic ideas such as scale, distance, spatial distribution, spatial association, spatial interaction, movement, spatial change over time, and regions. You will understand what a resource is and the types of resources such as non-renewable and renewable. You will know the factors affecting resource development, known as 'SHEEP' factors. This course will make you aware of the positive and negative aspects of resources on people and their environments.