All pupils are taught a single hour of geography per week. Each Unit has a homework set each week. Homework is directly linked to each lesson. A wide variety of learning resources are employed within each unit. Each Unit is TEN week long and is internally  assessed using GCSE type questions. The assessments have a different focus per unit and require pupils to revise and prepare for each assessment.

Year 7

UNIT 1  THE BRITISH ISLES.

UNIT 2 O.S AND GPS MAP SKILLS

UNIT 3 CONTRASTING CONTINENTS

UNIT 4 WEATHER AND CLIMATE

YEAR 8

UNIT 1 WORLD POPULATION EXPLOSION

UNIT 2 WORLD RESOURCES USES AND IMPACTS

UNIT 3 CHINA: THE NEW WORLD POWER

UNIT 4. 4 INDUSTRIAL STORIES.

YEAR 9

UNIT 1 PHYSICAL LANDSCAPES

UNIT 2 RESTLESS EARTH

UNIT 3 BRILLIANT BRAZIL

UNIT 4   GLOBALISATION

GCSE GEOGRAPHY is a 2 Year course with 3 final exams of equal length and value to the final grade.  

YEAR 10

UNIT 1 RIVER: WATER ON THE LAND; FIELD STUDY

UNIT 2 URBAN AND RURAL FRINGE PRESTON AND PENWORTHAM; FIELD STUDY

UNIT 3 URBAN DEVELOPMENT, DECAY AND REBUILD; LIVERPOOL Field Study

UNIT 4 URBANISATION IN AN EMERGING ECONOMY: INDIA AND EXAM SKILLS

UNIT 5 COASTAL PROCESSES AND USES; Field study

UNIT 6  EXAM SKILLS

Year 11

UNIT 6 WEATHER AND CLIMATE  AND EXAM SKILLS

UNIT 7 UK HUMAN AND PHYSICAL AND EXAM SKILLS

UNIT 8 BIOMES ACROSS THE PLANET AND EXAM SKILLS

UNIT 9 TOURISM AND EXAM SKILLS.