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Geography at Queen Elizabeth's Grammar Alford - A Selective Academy

Course description

This specification consists of 4 units, two to be studied at AS and the remaining two in Year 13.
AS Unit 1 Global Challenges
The World at Risk
Going Global
AS Unit 2 Geographical Investigations
Extreme Weather
Rebranding Places
A2 Unit 3 The Contested Planet
Energy Security, Water Conflicts,
Biodiversity under Threat
Superpower Geography
Bridging the Development Gap
The Technological Fix
A2 Unit 4 Geographical Research. Students choose to study one of the following options:
Tectonic Activity, Cold Environments
Life on the Margins, Cultural Diversity
Pollution and Human Health
Consuming the Rural Landscape

Entry requirements

To enter the Sixth Form, pupils should normally have achieved a minimum of 8 GCSE passes including English and Mathematics at grade C or above. For A level study, students should usually have a grade A or above (and at least a B) in the subjects they wish to study.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Queen Elizabeth's Grammar Alford - A Selective Academy directly.

Last updated date: 15 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years