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The influence of people on the environmental characteristics of places in Europe and North America and the location of their major countries in relation to Australia (ACHASSK111)

Elaborations
  • using geographical tools (for example, a globe, wall map or digital application such as Google Earth) to identify the relative location of the major countries of Europe and North America and their environmental characteristics
  • using a printed or electronic atlas to identify the main characteristics of continents of Europe and North America
  • researching the changes made by people to a particular environment in a country in Europe and a country in North America
General capabilities
  • Numeracy Numeracy
  • Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
  • Intercultural understanding Intercultural understanding
ScOT terms

Human impact,  Geographic location,  Europe,  North America

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