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GCSE Geography at Kingston College

Course description

Geography is an excellent preparation subject for a range of A Levels as it combines well with both humanities and science subjects. There is a mix of assessments as well as the opportunity to take part in trips both locally, in London and further afield.

Course content

In physical geography students study:

  • The challenge of natural hazards
  • The living world
  • Physical landscapes in the UK

In human geography students study

  • Urban issues and challenges
  • The changing economic world
  • The challenge of resource management

For full course leaflet information please go to our website www.kingston-college.ac.uk

 

Entry requirements

The normal offer for entry on to the GCSE course is four GCSEs at grade 3 or above. This course can only be studied as part of the Full Time GCSE course alongside another four GCSE subjects.

Assessment

There is no coursework in the 9-1 GCSE Geography. Students will sit an exam paper testing geographical skills.

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Future opportunities

If a student achieves at least a grade 5 they will be able to progress to A Level Geography. If a student achieves a grade 4 they will be able to continue on to a Level 3 vocational course.

Further information

For more information please contact our Admissions Team on  020 8268 3073 or email admissions@kingston-college.ac.uk

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kingston College directly.

Last updated date: 05 October 2017
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    • The site at Kingston Hall Road is the College's main site and houses the Student Registry and Welfare departments as well as Deli KC and the ACT Theatre.  The Arena Sports facility and Arena Hair and Beauty are both attached to this building, which also houses the central administration facility for the College.