Accessibility links

Geology - GCSE at Q3 Academy

Course description

This course should encourage students to:Develop interest in and enthusiasm for geologyDevelop a critical approach to geological evidence and methods

Course content

Students will acquire and apply skills, knowledge and understanding of how geological science works and its essential role in society, including:Acquiring the background knowledge and understanding of the major concepts of geologyDeveloping scientific skills and skills of geology particularlySpatial skillsTime SkillsInterpretation of the pastStudying the Earth as a series of systems

Entry requirements

Stuednts will need a D/E profile at GCSE as required.


Assessment is through examination and controlled internal assessment.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Q3 Academy directly.

Last updated date: 02 October 2015
Provider logo

Key information

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