Geography aims to inspire in students a curiosity and fascination about the world and its people that will remain with them for the rest of their lives. This course provides students with an understanding of the Earth's key physical and human processes.
Over the two years, the students will study the following:
Students will develop skills:
Students will be assessed in a range of ways which include:
Key Stage 4
'The world is always changing; Geography gives students the chance to learn about these changes.' Students will travel the world from the classroom, exploring case studies in the United Kingdom and throughout the world. Students are encouraged to understand their role in society, by considering different viewpoints, values and attitudes.
What it leads to
Geographers often have an interest in the following career areas: Town planning, Environmental Management, Meteorology, Surveying, Agriculture, Transport Planning, Travel, Marketing and Education.
Geography traditionally spans the Arts and Sciences and because of the diversity of the subject, it is highly regarded by employers. However, Geography is enjoyed as a subject in its own right and it enables students to follow a very wide range of career choices.
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