Geography

The aims of this curriculum are to enable students:

  1. to develop knowledge, understanding and interest of surrounding environment and the world;
  2. to develop knowledge , understanding of the interaction between human and environment;
  3. to think and to enquire in a geographical manner;
  4. to appreciate the natural environment and have a better understanding on the interaction between different organisms, and thus to contribute to the sustainable development of human societies and the natural environment;
  5. to develop an understanding and respect for other people, their values, cultures and ways of life.

  • Senior form Geog students went to Yuen Long to observe the landscapes of Lower Course, as well as the Flood Prevention Program of New territories.

  • Senior form Geog students went to Nam Sang Wai to observe the landscapes of Lower Course.

Senior form Geog student conducted a field trip in Kwun Tong, inquiring the change of industrial land use in this traditional industrial area.

Curriculum Content

Junior Form (S1-S3)

Form1
1.
Map Reading Skill (School-based)
2.
Urban development and Industrial development in Hong Kong (School-based)
Form2
1.
Changing Climate and Global Warming
2.
Water Crisis
Form3
1.
Natural Hazard
2.
Ocean Crisis

Senior Form (S4 to S6)

The Compulsory Part

1.
Opportunities and Risks — Is it rational to live in hazard-prone areas?
2.
Managing River and Coastal Environments: A continuing challenge

3.

Changing Industrial Location – How and why does it change over space and time?
4.
Building a Sustainable City — Are environmental conservation and urban development mutually exclusive?
5.
Combating Famine — Is technology a panacea for food shortage?
6.
Disappearing Green Canopy— Who should pay for the massive deforestation in rainforest regions?
7.
Global Warming — Is it fact or fiction?

The Elective Part

1.
Dynamic Earth: The building of Hong Kong
2.
Regional Study of Zhujiang (Pearl River) Delta

Website

1. Google地圖
2. 香港地理資訊地圖
3. 香港天文台
4. 地理教學資源
5. 郊野樂行
6. 行山路線 - 綠洲
7. 香港世界地質公園
8. 地球之友
9. 綠色力量
10. 世界自然基金會
11. 綠田園基金
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