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Geography AS/A2 at Bideford College

Course description

What will I learn on this A Level course? What are the forces influencing our natural environment? What are the issues affecting people and the places where they live? How are cities and thecountryside changing? Why are they changing? How are people affecting the environment we all live in? What are the opportunities, thechallenges and the constraints? What are the economic forces that drive the world economy, and how they are changing? What decisions are being made about the use and management of resources, and whomakes these decisions? An appreciation of current events and world problems such as the effects of natural hazardsand the plight of refugees. How to plan a fieldwork investigation - the collection of primary and secondary evidence andhow to analyse it. Develop the ability to make links and connections across a wide variety of topics. Get experience of all Key Skills many of which will be needed in higher or further education.

Entry requirements

Grade C minimum in Geography GCSE, you need to have sat the higher tier. If you are about tosit the foundation tier and you are thinking about taking A Level Geography you need to talk toyour teacher.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bideford College directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years