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A Level Geography at Kirk Hallam Community Academy

Course description

Unit 1:
 Physical Geography:
Rivers, Floods and Management (Core Unit)
Coastal Environments
 Human Geography:
Population Change (Core Unit)
Energy Issues
 Geographical Skills
Units 2:
 Unit 3 Contemporary Geographical Issues: Ecosystems / Plate Tectonics / World Cities
 Unit 4 Geography Fieldwork Investigation / Geographical Issue Evaluation

Entry requirements

You will need a minimum of five GCSEs at grade C or above.It is an advantage to have studied Geography at GCSE and if you have studied it at GCSE you will need at least a grade C. A keen appetite to undertake fieldwork is essential; over the last two years students have had the opportunity to visit Iceland and/or Italy’s volcanic regions in order to supplement their studies along with more local, rivers, fieldwork undertaken in Perlethorpe, North Notts.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kirk Hallam Community Academy directly.

Last updated date: 26 November 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years