The course involves an in depth analysis of key geographical issues related to the 21st Century and highlighted daily within the media. Candidates will be expected to investigate the nature of physical and human environments.
There is a required residential field trip element to the course. This assists with the completion of the Unit 4 Independent investigation.
Unit 1: Human Geography
Unit 2: Physical Geography
Unit 3: Synoptic Investigation
Unit 4: Indepedent Investigation
Overall requirement for Post 16:
5 A* - C at GCSE (English and mathematics grade 4). Max 2 BTECs at merit can count.
Subject specific requirements:
B in geography GCSE
Geography is recognised by universities as an academic A Level. With Geography you will be able to pursue careers in journalism, teaching, law and tourism.