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Geography

Subject: Geography
Contact: Miss Z Oliver

Overview

Our A-level course offers students an exciting course with a variety of A-level content, both human and physical. Students will study 6 topics to develop a deep understanding of key topics including; natural hazards, population change over time and global governance.  Within the 6 topics students will challenge their perceptions and stimulate their investigative and analytical skills.

Students will have 9 lessons a fortnight; this will include shared lessons for both Year 12 and 13 as well as individual year group lessons. Students are expected to take an active role in all lessons engaging with the curricular and peers.

Exam board and course

AQA GCSE Geography (8035)

Curriculum Content

Year

Autumn Term 

Spring Term 

Summer Term 

12

Physical: Glacial systems and landscapes

Human: Population and the environment

Physical: Glacial systems and landscapes

Human: Changing Places

Physical: NEA  & Water and Carbon cycles

Human: NEA & Changing Places

13

Physical: Water and Carbon cycles & hazards

Human: Changing Places,  Global governance & global systems

Physical: Hazards

Human: Global governance and global systems

Revision

Enrichment opportunities:

KS5 students go on fieldwork residential and day trips.

Useful websites to support learning

BBC Bitesize website
Cool Geography website