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Geography AS/A Level at Finchley Catholic High School

Course description

This course enables you to make informed judgements about a range of contemporary human and environmental issues, and develop key research skills, including fieldwork. Many students take the AS to add breadth to their studies, while others progress to A2, conducting more in-depth research into issues such as global food supply, pollution and energy security.
This course will appeal to those who have an interest in current affairs and the environment, who enjoy travel and finding out about new people, places, and cultures, and who will enjoy the opportunity to work outdoors as well as in class.

Future opportunities

Because of the variety of skills developed – and the attention to research and problem solving – Geography is a well-regarded subject for University admissions, and opens up excellent career opportunities cause of the variety of skills developed – and the attention to research and problem solving – Geography is a well-regarded subject for University admissions, and opens up excellent career opportunities  in administration, finance, information,management, marketing and planning.

Further information

For more information on the Edexcel course we study at AS and A2, please visit our website.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Finchley Catholic High School directly.

Last updated date: 16 September 2016
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    • Housed in a brand new, state-of-art centre, our Sixth Form is a vibrant community of over 300 students. The majority are students who have chosen to return to FCH following their GCSEs; however we also welcome students (male and female) who have completed their GCSEs elsewhere.

      The school is located on a single site in North Finchley, a short walk from the Tally Ho bus terminus and from Woodside Park or Totteridge & Whetstone Tube stations on the Northern Line.