Year 10
Year 10

Pathways

Environmental Issues & Challenges

Are you passionate about protecting our planet and reducing the impacts we have on out environments and wildlife?
In this unit we will investigate some of the biggest environmental issues we face on a national and global scale including:

  • Water Scarcity
  • Desertification
  • Deforestation
  • Mining and Fossil Fuels
  • Climate Change
We will explore the role science and society play in achieving global sustainability. You will learn about environmental processes within a range of environments, how societies use and value these environments, and the tools available to prevent and manage environmental impacts looking into renewable resources, wildlife conservation and environmental planning practises.
If you want to learn about how we can create a better world for future generations then this is the subject for you!


Assessment

  • Case Study
  • Data Analysis and Short Answer Questions
  • Exam