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Geography A Level at Ormiston Sudbury Academy

Course description

AS/A2 Course outline

  • Unit 1: Physical Geography including water and carbon cycles, either hot desert environments and their margin or coastal systems and landscapes.
  • Unit 2: Human Geography global systems and global governance, changing places and either contemporary urban environments or population and the environment or resource security.
  • Unit 3: Geographical investigation: Students complete an individual investigation which must include data collected in the field. The individual investigation must be based on a question or issue defined and developed by the student.

Entry requirements

Grade B or above in Geography. If you have not studied Geography at GCSE and would like to at AS, contact the Head of Humanities.

Further information

You could progress on to higher level study in humanities or a relevant scientific degree, such as environmental sciences, or alternatively enter employment. Roles in employment would include working for companies like Thames Water, The Environment Agency or local government as a Cartographer, Environmental Consultant, Transport Planner or Town Planner.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ormiston Sudbury Academy directly.

Last updated date: 31 January 2018

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