Who is this course for?

This course is for people who like to use a range is skills and are interested in the world. Geographers are statistically the most easily employed group of students so this is a great course to prepare you for the future world of work.


What do you need to apply for the course?

You need to have four GCSEs including English Language and Maths at grade 4 or above.


What are the key things you'll learn?

Over the two years you will study a variety of human and physical topics including:

  • Coasts

  • Tectonics

  • Water and Carbon cycles

  • Changing Places

  • Global Governance

  • 21st Century Chalnegs

Also there is a fieldwork element and students will go on organised field trips which can be over a few days in a field centre.


How will you be assessed?

Year 12 - 1 field work investigation, internally marker and externally verified.

Year 13 - 3 External exams

Market Lane, Gateshead NE11 9NX, UK