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Geography A Level at Copthall School

Course description

There are many reasons to study Geography; the main ones are because you learn about people and their societies, economies, cultures and the environment all of which affect our lives on a daily basis and therefore, you gain a deeper understanding of the world you live in.  Studying Geography requires the development of a range of cross-curricular and transferrable skills which support your learning in a range of different subjects and beyond into the world of work.  The breadth of study covered within your Geography A Level enables access to a broad based academic degree, which helps to increase employability after graduation.

Entry requirements

Essential student qualifications/abilities:

  • At least 5, 9-4 grades at GCSE (including Maths and English)

Future opportunities

Higher education opportunities:

There are a huge variety of Geography related degrees, Human geography is concerned with the study of human societies and anthropology and physical geography is about understanding the Earth’s physical processes.  Whereas, environmental science considers the interrelationships between the human and physical worlds.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 06 February 2018
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Key information

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