Certificate of Geography Competency
The aim of this course is to provide out-of-field Geography teachers with the necessary skills and knowledge to become effective and dynamic teachers of Geography. Experienced teachers who want to upskill in specific Geography areas will also be interested in completing the modules.
Teachers can choose to enrol in all four or individual modules. A certificate will be awarded for the successful completion of each module.
Module 1: Skills
This module covers a range of Geographical data and information and the various aspects of Geography skills.
Module 2: Fieldwork
This module provides teachers with a structured approach to developing sound and appropriate Geography fieldwork activities.
Module 3: Concepts
This module examines each of the seven geographical concepts and investigates how each is applied in Geography.
Module 4: Spatial Technology
This module examines the use and application of a variety of spatial technologies in Geography.