Place and liveability
Understanding Places and Liveability
The end in mind writing an Extended response
Account for factors that make your chosen city liveable
A starting point …
Here is the reference in APA format
Boddy, A. (2016). Geography NSW syllabus for the Australian curriculum stage 4 years 7 and 8 pack (textbook and interactive textbook). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
1. What aspects of Place and liveability interests you?
2. Explore ONE country Canada, Germany, Austria, Finland, Australia or New Zealand
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Look up your country. Where is it?Find out some basics Population, climate
Now let’s be a smarter Google searcher?
Get specific in your searching
eg. “Global liveability survey”
“Why New Zealand is a great place to live 2021”
“housing affordability and New Zealand”
eg. Finland and education
Choose ONE city Melbourne, Vienna, Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary, Adelaide, Perth, Auckland, Helsinki or Hamburg.
Get to know your city. Use the information tools from Immerse.
Search terms “Reasons why Singapore is a great place to live”
“Living in Singapore pros and cons”
Use Citemaker to acknowledge the source of your information
Locate and select THREE sources of primary and secondary information on your city. Take notes on your scaffold.
Search terms “problems with living in Sydney”
“Cost of living in Sydney”
Get some specific statistics and quotes
Learn a handy way notetaking method
Boddy, A, et.al. 2016, Geography NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum Stage 4 Years 7 and 8 Pack (Textbook and Interactive Textbook)., Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
EXPLORE 910 THO
Easton, M, & Saldais, M 2013, Big ideas., Oxford University Press, South Melbourne. Pg 186-191
4 ways to Explore your city
3. Be a smart searcher in Google
Problems with living in Singapore
Crime AND Singapore
Infrastructure AND Singapore
Pollution AND Singapore
Transport AND Singapore
Housing affordability AND Singapore
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