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Sustainable Land Use Lesson

Year Level(s)Years 7-10, Years 11-12
Subject Area(s)Upper Secondary Geology, Upper Secondary Natural Resource Management, Upper Secondary Geography, Geography, Geology, Science, Lower Secondary Science, Lower Secondary Social Science, Upper Secondary Applied Science
Topic(s)Environment, Exploration, Geology, Mining, Stakeholder Consultation
Resource TypeResource Types, Lessons
Publish Date19th Nov 2014

This is a lesson which focuses on the issues of land use in PNG and the benefits and risks involved with the PNG mining industry.

Educational value statement
This lesson and its activities can be used for the following units:
• Year 10 Social Science unit, 10.1 Resource Development and Management
• Year 11 Natural Resource Management unit, 11.6 Impact on Fisheries
• Year 11 Applied Science, unit, 11.5 Environmental Management
• Year 12 Geography unit, 12.1 Resource Use and Management
• Year 12 Geology unit, 12.3 Exploration and Mining
• Year 12 Geology unit, 12.4 Environmental monitoring and management

The lesson will enable students to analyse the different economic land uses in PNG, the range and location of exploration and mining leases and the benefits and risks of the industry from a national, local and environmental viewpoints.

LS Social Science, US NRM, US Geography, US Geology, US Applied Science

For more detailed PNG curriculum links, download the PDF below.

Sustainable Land Use Lesson

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PNG Curriculum Links - Sustainable Land Use

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