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Geography A-level at South Essex College

Course description

This course will give you the knowledge and skills required to go on to higher education and pursue a career in this field.

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Course content

Year one:

  • physical and human geography
  • geographical skills

Year two:

  • contemporary geographical issues
  • fieldwork investigation or geographical issue evaluation

Entry requirements

  • one grade six/grade B and one grade four/grade C or above in English language and geography
  • maths at grade four/grade C or above
  • two additional GCSEs at grade four/grade C or above


  • exams: 100%

Financial information

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

Future opportunities

On completing this course you could progress to higher education to study subjects such as geography, geology and environmental studies. Alternatively, you may enter a diverse range of employment opportunities from environmental technology to market and operational research to mapping, surveying and tourism.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Essex College directly.

Last updated date: 23 November 2018
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    • Located in the heart of Southend town centre and right next to Southend Central Station, our Southend Campus is where we offer our A-level courses and an impressive range of vocational subjects, backed up by realistic work environments and cutting-edge technology.