Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Purdie
This course focuses on the theme of landscapes and land use. Students will explore real and relevant contemporary contexts, undertake field work and relate it to the geographic processes and patterns that shape our world. Topics may include: natural landscapes; environmental monitoring; resource management; urban patterns; global issues; geographic skills; spatial analysis using GIS.
This course will include a significant, multi-day field trip based on the curriculum and linked to the natural landscapes and research topics.
Donations may be requested to help cover student costs for overnight trips associated with the course.