Phase 2 Geography
For this course we follow the Edexcel A GCSE Specification. There is one piece of Controlled Assessment (Coursework), and 3 exams.
Teacher: Mr S Higgins
What do we study?
Unit 1 - Geographical Skills:
- Geographical Skills, this includes: Map reading, interpreting data, fieldwork, GIS, and statistics.
- Challenges for the planet: Climate Change, and Sustainable Development.
Unit 2- The Natural Environment
- A Watery World
Unit 3- The Human Environment
- Economic Change
- Settlement Change
- Population Change
Unit 4 - Investigating Geography
- This unit includes the 'Coursework' section of the course. Students will plan and undertake their own investigation in the North Yorkshire village of Malham.
- This takes approximately 3 weeks and is moderated externally.