Geographical Inquiry Made Simple

Cool Australia
Educating for a Sustainable future
Plan and deliver a geographical inquiry unit. In this course you will be given access to an exceptional geographical inquiry unit created by our partners, Mobile Muster...
Target Audience
Teachers of Geography Yrs 7 - 10
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Learning Areas

General Description

This course will help you plan and deliver a geographical inquiry unit. In this course you will be given access to an exceptional geographical inquiry unit created by our partners, MobileMuster, and environmental education experts, Field of Mars Environmental Education Center.

This unit is called Mobile Connections, and it contains a range of methods to successfully apply geographical inquiry that you can adopt and adapt for your unique school setting.

You’ll learn:

  • How to plan a geographical inquiry unit.
  • How to enrich your inquiry through the use of technology.
  • How to incorporate sustainability into your inquiry.
  • How to extend student learning through student-led action.
  • How to engage students in real world geographical learning through an existing inquiry unit called Mobile Connections.

Audience

Teachers of Geography Yrs 7 – 10

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
2.2.2 Proficient Level – Content selection and organisation
3.2.2 Proficient Level – Plan, structure and sequence learning programs

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, 2.2.2 & 3.2.2 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

No duration specified

How to Plan a Geography Inquiry Unit

No duration specified

How to Incorporate Technology

No duration specified

How to Incorporate Sustainability

No duration specified

How to Incorporate Social Action

No duration specified

Reflect on your course learning

No duration specified

User Rating

4.6

Latest Reviews

Please note the feedback listed here is unfiltered, and includes all comments and ratings collected.

Geographical Inquiry Made Simple - Cool Australia
27/04/2020

Technologies discussed within were great. Together with a range of ways to ensure students apply and analyse this infromation.

Geographical Inquiry Made Simple - Cool Australia
18/04/2020

Very good course content and videos.

Geographical Inquiry Made Simple - Cool Australia
18/04/2020

Good explanation of the inquiry process – I have read previous content on this subject that made inquiry seem much more complicated.

Geographical Inquiry Made Simple - Cool Australia
18/04/2020

Good quality, well communicated, very relevant

Geographical Inquiry Made Simple - Cool Australia
18/04/2020

It was good. Excellent guide.

Geographical Inquiry Made Simple - Cool Australia
18/04/2020

Very relevant to the curriculum

Geographical Inquiry Made Simple - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

Excellent resources.

Geographical Inquiry Made Simple - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

The quality and relevance of the course was excellent. Extremely beneficial.


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.