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Environmental Awareness in Geography Course


Environmental Awareness in Geography
Environmental Awareness in Geography

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


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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.

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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. 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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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 53 reviews
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: Post-Secondary
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Nekabari Nwadah
    Nekabari Nwadah Nigeria Thank you, I am very grateful. 2015-08-19 19:08:20
  • Paul Jarvis
    Paul Jarvis United Kingdom Very interesting, informative and eye opening. 2015-04-17 08:04:58
  • idriss Adam
    idriss Adam Sudan Environmental awareness that community should aware about the environment to keep environment sustainable. 2015-03-18 09:03:24
  • idriss Adam
    idriss Adam Sudan Environment is every things a round us is environment and its part of our life also most important to be preventable to make sustain and helpful in our life 2015-03-18 08:03:29
  • Kat Chatfield
    Kat Chatfield Australia Very good awareness and general overview of some important areas of the worlds geography 2015-03-10 03:03:58
  • Edilson Cavalcante Jr
    Edilson Cavalcante Jr Brazil Great course! 2015-02-03 19:02:32
  • Eric Hubbard
    Eric Hubbard United States of America Excellent presentation, a bit outdated and should be refreshed but otherwise, great info and great job. 2015-01-09 01:01:48
  • Evagelos Garantziotis
    Evagelos Garantziotis Greece Very good course.Congratulations! Evagelos Garantziotis 2014-12-31 13:12:21
  • Maddie Jones
    Maddie Jones Germany I greatly appreciated this course! Very informative and helpful. I found the different points of view on any one issue especially useful. 2014-12-25 21:12:32
  • Karen Cook
    Karen Cook Australia A thorough outline of environmental issues, with good background notes and clear diagrams 2014-12-03 10:12:32
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