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Geography A Level at Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School

Course description

The world in which we live is likely to change more in the next 50 years than it has ever done before. Geography explains why, considers the implications for the future, and helps prepare you for those changes. Contemporary Geography is a subject which explores the relationship between human populations and their physical environment at a variety of scales from the local to the global. The transferable skills which Geography fosters are an asset in the complex world of employment today. In part this is because the subject combines knowledge of science and an understanding of the arts. Furthermore geography is recognised by universities as providing a rigorous academic foundation for higher education and life-long learning. Geographers can: handle data; ask questions and find solutions; think creatively; consider a range of views; communicate ideas and theories.

If you are interested in the world around you, keen to achieve, and are prepared to tackle the big issues facing our future, you should consider studying Geography.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 05 November 2014
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Key information

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