THE FORMING OF AWARENESS DISASTER CHARACTER BY INDONESIAN STUDENTS WITH DISASTER EDUCATION IMPLEMENTATION
Semarang State University
Indonesian is archipelago country that have more than a thousand islands. Not only bring positive effects, but also Indonesian geographic condition bring negative effect such as the disaster risk. The summary of disaster data in Indonesian till February, 2017 are 695 cases, with 81 die victim and 7.912 unit damage of building (BPS : 2017). The kinds of disaster are flood, landslide, transportation accident, etc. Many ways were done to decrease the disaster risk, effectively one is disaster education. Now, disaster education just combined with general geography and so teoritically. Disaster education is need earlier especially for elementary students and other communities in order to build awareness disaster character by nation. With it, students can act rightly before, when, and after disaster happened. Students knowledge about disaster can decrease the negative effects from disaster especially for die victim.
Topic: Geographical Education