Geography A Level at Vision West Nottinghamshire College
The A Level in geography will encourage you to look at the physical nature of the planet and the influence human activity has on it.
With climate change and environmental issues high on everyone's agenda, geography remains an important course of study.
You will be encouraged to look at the physical nature of the planet and the influence human activity has on it. Changes in population structures and the impacts of increased urbanisation and globalisation will also be covered in the human geography section, while extreme weather events, watercourses, tectonic activity and natural disasters will be studied in physical geography.
Five GCSEs with at least 4 points (grade C) including: English language, Englsh literature (or combined English), maths and a humanities subject such as geography, history, RE, humanities, sociology or ethics.
You will need to attend an interview with the tutor before being accepted on to the course.
This course is assessed solely by examination, with exams scheduled for May/June.
Occupations in civil engineering, surveying, teaching, ecology and conservation are all potential career paths for A Level Geography students.
Further study at university is possible on courses such as environmental management, social policy, conservation studies and science or terrestrial-related degrees.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Vision West Nottinghamshire College directly.