Geography A level at Edmonton County School
A Level geography has been designed to allow geographers the flexibility to build upon their knowledge, to suit their own particular interests and needs by using a range of approaches. Those geographers with interests in distinct physical, human and environmental approaches will be able to use this specification.
Unit 1: Dynamic Landscapes
Unit 2: Dynamic Places
Unit 3: Physical Systems and Sustainability
Unit 4: Human Systems and Geopolitics
Coursework: Independent Investigation
B grade at GCSE Geography
Three separate exams and independent investigation write up:
Paper 1: Written examination: 2 hours (30% of the qualification 90 marks)
Paper 2: Written examination: 2 hours (30% of the qualification 90 marks)
Paper 3: Written examination: 1 hour and 45 minutes (20% of the qualification 60 marks)
Coursework: Independent Investigation - Non-examined assessment (20% of the qualification 60 marks)
Geography is a highly regarded academic subject which can lead to a number of third level education courses. Geography in the current environmental climate is a crucial subject for the future world we live in. Careers such in education, future environmental planning and resource commodity are but the few options that Geography can focus you towards.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Edmonton County School directly.