Environmental Change and Management – Challenges of an urban wetland - Year 9/10

Syllabus information

Stage 5 Environmental Change and Management


GE5-2, GE5-3, GE5-4, GE5-5, GE5-7, GE5-8

Key Inquiry Questions

  •  How do environments function?
  •  How do peoples world views affect their attitudes to and use of environments?
  •  What are the causes and consequences of change in environments and how can this change be managed?
  •  Why is an understanding of environmental processes and interconnections essential for sustainable management of environments?


  • Environments
  • Environmental change
  • Environmental management
  • Investigative study
    - Investigate biophysical processes
    - Investigate the causes, extent and consequences of the environmental change
    - Investigate the management of the environmental change