Geography


You will learn about people and their natural and human environments.
The Physical Geography topics studied are: Tectonic Hazards; Tropical
Storms; Extreme Weather UK; Climate Change; Coasts; Rivers; Glacial Landscapes; Ecosystems; Deserts.
The Human Geography topics studied are: Urban Issues and Population
Growth; Urban Change and Sustainability; Economic Development; Resource Management; Energy Supplies.
You will develop skills in: cartography; geographic information systems (GIS); fieldwork; surveys; risk assessment and cost benefit analysis.

Qualification: GCSE
Awarding Body: AQA

Examinations (100%)
Three papers:
2 content-based
1 skills and fieldwork-based

Mr M Pick
Email: pickm@budmouth.dorset.sch.uk

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