Geography (Cycle One)

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Urban territory

Metropolis
Cities subject to natural hazards
Heritage cities

Urbanization is an increasingly important phenomenon in the world. More than 50% of the world’s population lives in cities. The study of different urban territories allows students to become aware of the various social and environmental problems created by urbanization. Three urban territories are studied in Secondary Cycle One: metropolises, cities subject to natural hazards and heritage cities.