Accessibility links

A Level Geography *Fees Payable* at Priory School

Course description

Benefits to the students:
- Builds naturally on GCSE knowledge, with minimal repetition of
- Develops fieldwork skills
- Increased choice of topics, eg between Fieldwork investigation or
Issue Evaluation papers
- Study of geographical issues and impacts
- Possibility to develop a specialist interest within geography
- Seamless progress to higher education and employment
How AS students progress
Unit 1: Physical and Human Geography
Unit 2: Applied Geography
- Study core physical and human geography, plus optional topics of
students choice in Units 1 and 3
- Consider students own values and attitudes and those of decision
- Support students learning of ideas through study of specific case
- Develop and use a variety of geographical skills with a greater
degree of independence, to broaden and deepen existing knowledge
What A2 students can choose to study
Unit 3: Contemporary Geographical Issues
Unit 4A: Geography Fieldwork Investigation
Unit 4B: Geographical Issue Evaluation
- A combination of human and physical geography
- Preparatory investigative work in the field to produce a fieldwork
- An issue evaluation exercise to extend the content within the
specialised context of issue evaluation

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Priory School directly.

Last updated date: 09 November 2016
Provider logo

Key information

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