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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1What is Geography? - Definition, Facts & Types
Course SummaryIf you're planning to take the VCE Geography exam, use this convenient test prep course to review all of the geography terms and concepts you'll need to know. The course contains short lessons and practice quizzes to help you study essential geography topics and earn the best score you can.
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About This Course
To help you get ready for the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) Geography exam, we've created this self-paced test prep resource. Using short and fun video lessons taught by expert instructors, the course helps you quickly review the geography topics you'll be tested on, including mapping trends, natural hazards, biomes, population dynamics and much more. The course also comes with plenty of self-assessments to help you master the material. You can expect to study the following topics that appear on the test:
- Geography fundamentals
- Maps and fieldwork reports
- Mapping trends and regions
- Natural, biological, technological and hydro-meteorological hazards
- Tourism characteristics and impacts
- Terrestrial and aquatic biomes
- Land cover and use changes
- Population dynamics, issues and challenges
About the Exam
The geography component of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) measures student competency in four geography units (hazards and disasters, tourism, changing the land, and human population trends and issues). The end-of-the-year geography assessment has 100 marks allocated and must be completed in 2 hours. The paper-based exam consists of short and extended-answer questions.
VCE Geography Exam Preparation & Registration
As you work through this course, you'll review all of the VCE Geography subjects. Study at your own pace and check your understanding of the material with the included self-assessment quizzes and chapter exams. Because this course is available 24/7, you'll be able to study whenever it fits your schedule. Use the course Dashboard to navigate to specific topics and print the lesson transcripts to supplement your studying experience. You can also reach out to our instructors if you have any questions. When you're finished with the course, take the final assessment to make sure you're fully prepared for the VCE Geography exam.
The VCE is a secondary education certificate that's awarded to secondary students in Victoria, Australia who've completed at least 16 academic units in a variety of subjects, including geography. The VCE Geography exam date will be determined by the Victorian Curriculum Assessment Authority (VCAA). Consult the VCE website for specific information regarding your academic requirements and plans to complete your VCE units.
The VCE Geography exam is administered by the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority, which is not affiliated with Study.com.
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