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Environmental Awareness in Geography


Environmental Awareness in Geography

Environmental Awareness in Geography

Improve your knowledge of geographic areas, the types of resouces and carbon emissions


Students: 2,529
Course Description

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.
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It examines resource use, development and the environmental consequences of their misuse. This course is suitable for anyone interested in geography and the environment.
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Learning Outcomes

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.
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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.
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Module Title
Key geographic ideas
Resource development and use
Resource management
Antarctica
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Course Rating (By Learners)
Course Title Environmental Awareness in Geography
Course # 203
Course Publisher XSIQ
Course Category 85
Content Origin Australian School Curriculum
Course Description  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.
License 
Release Date 21 November 2011
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio None
Audio Only Low
Animation Low
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
Merchandise Availability Yes
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  • Karen Cook Australia A thorough outline of environmental issues, with good background notes and clear diagrams 2014-12-03 10:12:32
  • Matthew Jordan Brazil I loved the Antarctic section. Very informative 2014-12-02 02:12:30
  • shazad khan United Kingdom interesting 2014-11-28 22:11:44
  • Eli Joel Nigeria it is a course aimed enlightening people about their immediate environment 2014-11-04 22:11:08
  • Ayyasamy K India I fully learned about environmental awareness in geography 2014-10-30 08:10:19
  • Rob Ivey United Kingdom A really good online course that has a wide content that broadens your knowledge. 2014-09-11 21:09:45
  • tristan kemsley South Africa Thanks, it was enjoyable, but very slow. 2014-09-11 21:09:57
  • Maxwell Konrad United States of America Very Informational. 2014-09-03 03:09:51
  • DEVI SEKAR India good amount of knowledge 2014-08-11 07:08:24
  • DEVI SEKAR India excellent information and very useful 2014-08-11 07:08:53
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