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.
UNIT 1 THE BRITISH ISLES.
UNIT 2 O.S AND GPS MAP SKILLS
UNIT 3 CONTRASTING CONTINENTS
UNIT 4 WEATHER AND CLIMATE
UNIT 1 WORLD POPULATION EXPLOSION
UNIT 2 WORLD RESOURCES USES AND IMPACTS
UNIT 3 CHINA: THE NEW WORLD POWER
UNIT 4. 4 INDUSTRIAL STORIES.
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.
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
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.