Year 11 – Geography

Level: Stage 1
Subject Name: Geography
Prerequisites: None
Assumed knowledge: None

Course Summary:

In Stage 1 Geography students investigate the complexity of the world and how the human and natural worlds work and interact with each other. The focus is on observing phenomena and analysing their potential causes. This course involves fieldwork and as part of that, students will generate data, identify patterns and trends, and explore how financial, social and environmental factors influence the world.

Course content:

Semester 1:

  • Contemporary Issue (local)
  • Sustainability: Urban Places


  • Skill and Application tasks
    • Tests
    • Bookwork
    • Inquiry
  • Field Work