In this unit we will look at the jobs we do, the places we work in and the way that this varies from one country to the next.

Before we look at the different forms of industry, lets look at the industrial revolution. Watch the video above. There are a lot of links to the our unit on development.


Types of Industry: Primary, Secondary and Tertiary. 

Primary Industry: Extracting Raw Materials

Eg: The Fishermen catch the fish


Secondary Industry: Also known as the manufacturing industry

The fish are turned into Fish Fingers at a factory.


Tertiary Industry: Also known as the service industry.

The Fish Fingers are transported to the supermarket and  sold to you. 


Task: Follow this link to the section on Employment Structure. and complete the employment structure worksheet. Make sure you save this document to your documents before you begin.