Geology at St Cuthbert's High School
At “A” Level students follow the OCR course, consisting of 6 modules:
- Plate tectonics 4 – Economic Geology
- Rocks 5 – Palaeontology
- Practical Skills 6 – Practical Skills
- The first 3 modules lead to the “AS” award. Practical skills are developed by field trips to Northumberland, The North Pennine Orefield and, in Year 13 a visit to Lake Como to study the Geology of the Alps.
5A*-C. C in Geology, if taken. You can take this course without having studied the GCSE.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Cuthbert's High School directly.