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Understanding our Environment in Geography

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Learn about various global phenomena and the impact which these phenomena have had on people and places.
  • Duration

    2-3 Hours
  • Assessment

  • Certification

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This environmental course explores a number of major global phenomena at play including deforestation, climate change and drought. The course then delves into the socioeconomic consequences of these effects. This free, self-paced online tutorial is an ideal complement to traditional textbook learning. Teachers can treat the course as a resource and assign specific areas to students. The course can also be used as a stand-alone introduction to the various facets of environmental biodiversity and its key political and social corollaries.

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After completing this course you will know about various global phenomena and their impact on people and places. You will learn about rainforest destruction, rising sea levels and refugees. You will understand the different strategies that are carried out in response to global problems. You will know about carbon emissions and carbon credit trading. You will be aware of the responses to sea level change and global warming around the world.

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Course Reviews

Ryel B.
one year ago
Ryel B.

I very very happy that i just completed my advance 2 geography course.

Habeeb M.
one year ago
Habeeb M.

so so great. i love it. very explanatory

2 years ago

Im so much happy caurse im improving my learning skills online thanks....

Anne M.
2 years ago
Anne M.

it was so interesting

Bassam A.
2 years ago
Bassam A.

Its a very good course

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