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Geography at Queen Mary's Grammar School

Course description

Component 1: Changing Landscapes & Changing Places (30%)
Section A: Glaciation
Section B: Changing Places

Component 2: Global Systems & Global Governance (30%)
Section A: Global Systems – Water & Carbon cycles
Section B: Global Governance – Change & Challenge: processes and patterns of migration and global governance of the Earth’s oceans

Component 3: Contemporary Themes in Geography (20%)
Section A: Tectonic Hazards
Section B: Contemporary Themes in Geography – Energy Challenges & Dilemmas; and Weather & Climate

Component 4: Individual Investigation (20%)
An independently selected study must be chosen, which relates to the syllabus. An
extended written report of 3,000 – 4,000 words, based upon the collection of primary
and secondary data.

Entry requirements

You will need at least 7 B grades at GCSE* (including English and Maths). We normally expect at least a grade A (A* for Further Maths) in subjects which you wish to pursue at A level. 


Examinations and a controlled assessment.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Queen Mary's Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 13 September 2016
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