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Humans Shape Places – Town Planning (Stage 3)

  08-Nov-2023      10:00AM
Live Event

Humans Shape Places – World Town Planning Day. Investigate good town planning strategies that help to create liveable cities.


In this fun and interactive webinar, students will learn about the key role of town planners in shaping communities. They will investigate good town planning strategies that help to create liveable cities. The webinar supports the Stage 3 geography topic Humans Shape Places. During the webinar, students hear geography experts describe urban design and town planning principles. After the webinar, students will have opportunities to practice their town planning skills and enter an urban design competition. A support website is also available to support geography fieldwork skills in the topic Humans Shape Places.


BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Observatory Hill EEC

Event Details

Date & Time

  08-Nov-2023    10:00AM   + Google Calendar  + iCal Export

Event Type

Live Event - Scheduled

Delivery Platform



1 Hour


$60 per class

Payment Instructions

DoE schools will be interschool journaled after the event. Non DoE schools will be invoiced.



Syllabus Outcomes

GE3-2, GE3-3

Main KLA, Strand, Sub Strand

HSIE » Geography » People, Places and Environments of the World (Stage 3 - Year 5 and 6)

Learning Intentions & Success Criteria

Students will understand the influence of people (Town Planners) in shaping places and contributing to sustainability.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations need to be made within 1 week of the date of the webinar or a cancellation fee $30.00 per class will be charged.

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Technology and Materials Requirements

Participants require internet and Zoom access. All learning materials will be provided.

Connecting To The Event

Observatory Hill EEC will email you or you can call the office 9247 7321 to make a suitable date.
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Post Event Requirements

Participants can take part in the Follow up Design Competition 


More Information About This Event

This webinar is designed for class groups to participate in. Multiple classes per school can participate. Visit:

https://observatoryhilleec.schools.nsw.gov.au/online-learning.html for more information.

If you have any queries please contact the provider

Name: Glen Halliday

Phone: 9247 7321

Email: [email protected]

Website: https://observatoryhilleec.schools.nsw.gov.au/online-learning.html

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