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KEY STAGE 4


There are three main areas of Geography.



CHANGING PHYSICAL AND HUMAN LANDSCAPES


Includes the study of rivers and their landforms, coasts, UK landscapes, Rural-Urban geography, challenges facing our towns global cities, earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanoes.



ENVIRONMENTAL AND DEVELOPMENT ISSUES


We will cover core topics like climate and climate change, ecosystems and environments, development, water resources

and economic development.  In addition, consumerism and its impact on the environment and managing ecosystems are studied.



APPLIED FIELDWORK ENQUIRY


Pupils will attend two field trips and look at the process of enquiry.

They do not complete a controlled assessment but will be asked in the exam about various aspects of fieldwork they have studied.



FURTHER INFORMATION

http://www.eduqas.co.uk/qualifications/geography/gcse-a/index.html


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