Analyse the Impact of Everyday Objects

Cool Australia
Educating for a Sustainable future
Teach the story of stuff in Year 7-10 by using a Life Cycle Assessment tool that explores the environmental impact of everyday objects and products.
Target Audience
Secondary Teachers
7 reviews
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Learning Areas

General Description

Life Cycle Assessments are used by industries across the world to assess the environmental impact of a product, from extraction to end of life. This course will walk you through each stage of a Life Cycle Assessment and give you examples of how to use it to analyse everyday objects.

Audience

Secondary Teachers

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

24/7 lifetime course access


IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

- If you have a TTA subscription or membership please ignore the pricing when enrolling. Rest assured if your school has a subscription you will not be charged and for Memberships, your invoice will be adjusted accordingly to reflect your discount.

- If you have no subscription or membership but you are interested in placing a bulk discounted order for a team of teachers see the ONLINE TEAM tab above.

- For more details on our Unlimited Online Subscription packages Click here .

- Money-Back Guarantee – If you complete less than 25% of an online course and aren’t impressed, simply visit tta.edu/go/refund to let us know what happened, and we will cancel your enrolment and provide a full refund.

Teaching Standards

2.1.2 Proficient Level – Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area
3.3.2 Proficient Level – Use teaching strategies
3.4.2 Proficient Level – Select and use resources

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing this course will contribute 2 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 2.1.2, 3.3.2 & 3.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

TTA (Teacher Training Australia) is endorsed to provide the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient and Lead Level Teacher.


This course contributes to 2.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
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Sessions

Introduction

5 minutes

Get started with your online professional development.

Life Cycle Assessment

15 minutes

Learn about each stage of a Life Cycle Assessment.

Bottled Water

15 minutes

Analyse the impact of a bottle and consider its design.

Your Teaching

15 minutes

Explore teaching resources from Cool Australia.

Reflection

10 minutes

Reflect on your course learning.

User Rating

4.7

Latest Reviews

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Analyse the Impact of Everyday Objects - Cool Australia
03/12/2019

Well presented and relevant.

Analyse the Impact of Everyday Objects - Cool Australia
03/12/2019

Interesting and user friendly!

Analyse the Impact of Everyday Objects - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

wonderful

Analyse the Impact of Everyday Objects - Cool Australia
25/07/2019

Very relevant and the sooner the students become aware of the Life cycles of product the better.

Analyse the Impact of Everyday Objects - Cool Australia
25/07/2019

good

Analyse the Impact of Everyday Objects - Cool Australia
22/12/2018

great

Analyse the Impact of Everyday Objects - Cool Australia
22/12/2018

relevant


About the team


Cool Australia

Creator

Cool Australia is an award winning not-for-profit dedicated to supporting educators with tools to foster ‘learning for life’. We help integrate topics around sustainability, ethics, economics and wellbeing across the curriculum. This enables teachers of all age groups and disciplines to engage young Aussies in real-life learning whilst achieving Australian Curriculum and Early Years Learning Framework outcomes. Our accredited professional development is designed to build your confidence, understanding and expertise. You will learn through a mixture of practical and thinking activities as well as hearing the stories of others. Plus you will access a range of teaching tools that can you can use straight away in your teaching.