It will help with many possible future careers, compatible with law, politics, science, maths and design qualifications. Helps you to understand the problems that the world faces as well as understanding our local area. For anyone who wants to work hard, is self-motivating and wants to do well.
You will study and be examined on:
Paper 1 Living in the UK
Land & climate in the UK
People & cities
Paper 2 The World Around Us
Climate change & environmental threats
Weather & climate
Paper 1 is worth 50% of the final mark.
Paper 2 is work 50% of the final mark
Both examinations are at the end of Year 11 and will test your skills and knowledge from all of your studies at GCSE.
This course includes 2 field trips, 1 to a physical environment (coasts) and 1 to an urban environment (Leeds) to investigate practice fieldwork skills.