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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 Antarctica. 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 63 votes
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 Antarctica. 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: Not for download or distribution
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:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Richard Newberry
    Richard Newberry United States of America The materials I read in the modules have been a review for me I like them as reminder. The dates could be updated on the material of the objectives in the studies. 2016-09-29 18:09:34
  • Lamin Danso
    Lamin Danso Gambia Environmental awareness in geography is very much vital and it really broaden my scope in world environmental awareness... The different scales, spatial distribution, interaction etc. 2016-06-13 16:06:51
  • Amanda Baxter
    Amanda Baxter United States of America Good course 2016-05-16 22:05:56
  • Julia Mareko
    Julia Mareko New Zealand Very interesting and refreshing topic to study. Wonderful! 2016-03-31 00:03:04
  • Raymond Newberry
    Raymond Newberry United States of America Environmental Awareness teaches one the importance of preservation of the land, sea and air, the history of preservation, the why's and gives one a better understanding of the importance of looking after our environment. 2016-01-31 09:01:42
  • Russell Henson
    Russell Henson United States of America Fantastic information, very well put together! 2015-10-26 11:10:34
  • ocen ismael
    ocen ismael Uganda The course directed me to the real world i am working. It applies to daily life in our surrounding especially for Uganda where human activities is leading to environmental destruction. I would like to do the similar courses to continually build on my experience. 2015-10-25 12:10:50
  • Jessica Davis
    Jessica Davis United States of America Very quick and, overall, easy if you just need a certification. One of the quickest that I have seen. Started and completed in just a few hours. 2015-10-24 22:10:33
  • BLACK SAMUEL-N
    BLACK SAMUEL-N 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
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