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Geography

Welcome to Geography:

“Geography is the subject which holds the key to our future” Michael Palin (Geography Ambassador) Geography is everywhere and is about understanding the people, places and environments of our planet and how we manage it, without destroying it.
Departmental staff: Mr Holly, Mrs Gilmore, Mrs McAssey and Mrs Johnston

Curriculum

Year 7 – Lesson contact time is 3 lessons per fortnight
The topics followed are:

What is Geography Mapskills
Weather Development and Aid
Africa Tourism

 

 

Year 8 – Lesson contact time is 3 lessons per fortnight
The topics followed are:

World Climates Climate Change
Antarctica Hazards
Rivers Cities of Contrast

 

 

Year 9 – Lesson contact time is 3 lessons per fortnight
The topics followed are:

Energy and Sustainability Glaciation  
Risky World China Population

 

 

Year 10 – Lesson contact time is 5 lessons per fortnight
The topics followed are:

Natural Hazards Physical Landscapes in the UK
Urban Issues and Challenges Geographical Skills

 

 

Year 11 – Lesson contact time is 5 lessons per fortnight
The topics followed are:

The Living World Resource Management
The Changing Economic World  

 

Resources
S-Cool, Ace Geography, Cool geography

Qualifications
AQA GCSE Geography
Paper 1 – Living with the Physical Environment
Paper 2 – Challenges in the Human environment
Paper 3 – Geographical applications

 

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