Geography @ Aldridge School - An Academy

Geography is quite a wide-ranging subject and can focus on aspects to do with people (populations, demographics and so on) or on Earth processes. Suggested combinations with Geography would be – Economics, Sociology, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Foreign Languages.

A Level Course – Geography A level qualification is linear. Linear means that students will sit their exams and submit all their non-exam assessments at the end of the two year course.

Physical: 2.5 hour exam paper (40%)

• Water and Carbon Cycle

• Coastal Systems and Landscapes

• Hazards OR Ecosystems under Stress OR Cold Environments.

Human: 2.5 hour exam paper (40%)

• Global Systems and Global Governance

• Changing Places

• Contemporary Urban Environment OR Population and the Environment OR Resource security.