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Geography at Buckinghamshire UTC

Course description

GCSE Geography A is our largest and most successful Geography specification.

This popular course offers:

  • engaging and topical content
  • a stimulating blend of traditional and contemporary Geography to suit students of all abilities
  • the study of physical and human Geography in discrete, self-contained topic areas
  • a focus on physical processes and factors that produce diverse and dynamic landscapes over time.

Study of this course will give students of all backgrounds the opportunity to develop:

  • communication skills
  • graphical and cartographical skills
  • technological skills including ICT and GIS
  • interpersonal skills through debate and discussion
  • literacy and numeracy skills
  • problem-solving skills
  • entrepreneurial skills and awareness of career possibilities.

This course has 25 per cent controlled assessment and is suitable for students wishing to study a variety of subjects at a higher level.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Buckinghamshire UTC directly.

Last updated date: 30 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years

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