Overall Aims

The overall aims of the Geography curriculum are to enable students:

• to develop knowledge, understanding of and interest in the surrounding environment and the world;

• to develop knowledge and understanding of the interaction between human activities and the environment;

• to think and to enquire in a geographical manner;

• to appreciate the natural environment and have a better understanding of the interaction among different organisms, and thus to contribute to the sustainable development of human societies and the natural environment; and

• to develop an understanding and respect for other people, their values, cultures and ways of life.

Features of the School-based Curriculum

Junior Forms (S.1 – S.3)


Urban Development and Industrial Development in Hong Kong; Map Reading Skills


1. Changing Climate, Changing Environments 

2. Food Problem


1. Natural Hazards

2. Ocean Crisis


Senior Forms (S.4 – S.6)

The Compulsory Part

1. Opportunities and Risks – Is it rational to live in hazard-prone areas?

2. Managing River and Coastal Environments: A continuing challenge

3. Changing Industrial Location – How and why does it change over space and time?

4. Building a Sustainable City – Are environmental conservation and urban development mutually exclusive?

5. Combating Famine – Is technology a panacea for food shortage?

6. Disappearing Green Canopy – Who should pay for the massive deforestation in rainforest regions?

7. Climate Change – Long-term fluctuation or irreversible trend?

The Elective Part

1. Regional Study of Zhujiang (Pearl River) Delta

Useful Links

1.      Google Map,113.8408309,10z?hl=en

2.      Geoinfo Map

3.      Hong Kong Observatory

4.      Geog HKEdcity

5.      Enjoy Hiking

6.      Oasistrek

7.      Hong Kong UNESCO Global Geopark

8.      Friends of Earth (HK)

9.      Greenpower

10.  World Wide Fund for Nature

11.  Produce Green Foundation



  • Senior form Geog students went on a coastal field trip to the Lido Beach.

  • Senior form Geog students went to Nam Sang Wai to observe the landscapes of Lower Course.

Senior form Geog student conducted a field trip in Kwun Tong, inquiring the change of industrial land use in this traditional industrial area.