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Geography GCSE at Ormskirk School

Course description

AQA specification A is a well developed and resourced course taught by experienced and specialist staff. There are two main themes which have common links:- People and the Natural Environment and People and the Human Environment.     How is the subject assessed at GCSE?     Examinations = Total 75% Examinations       Paper 1 = 40%Paper 2 = 35%          Geographical Investigation = 25% Coursework

Future opportunities

You could take this course to prepare for advanced level courses such as an A/AS Level in Geography or you may need to strengthen your grades by completing a foundation or intermediate vocational qualification. With further training, you could go into a job related to geography such as a Weather Forecaster, Teacher or Travel Agent You could also go straight into employment and do further training or part time study with the support of your employer.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ormskirk School directly.

Last updated date: 27 February 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years