Geography at St Peter's Catholic School and Specialist Science College
• Coastal Environments
• Population Change
• Energy Issues
• Geographical skills and fieldwork.
In Year 13 you will study two units. This
will lead to the award of a full A Level.
• Plate techtonics and associated
• Weather climate and associated
• World Cities
• Development and Globalisation
• Geographical issue evaluation and
In addition to the normal requirements of the Sixth Form at St. Peter’s, you should obtain at least a Grade B in Geography. It is also desirable to have a Grade B in Mathematics, as competent numerical skills are required in this subject.
AS LEVEL (Units 1 and 2)
Unit 1: Physical and Human
Examination 2 hours
70% of AS marks
35% of total A Level
Unit 2: Geographical Skills
Examination 1 hour
30% of AS
15% of total A Level
A2 LEVEL (Units 3 and 4)
Unit 3: Contemporary Geographical
Examination 2 hours 30
30% of total A Level marks
Unit 4: Geographical Issue Evaluation
Examination 1 hour 30
20% of total A Level marks
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Peter's Catholic School and Specialist Science College directly.
Last updated date: 09 January 2015