Students at KS5 will study Edexcel A Level Geography which is a very popular subject at Kingsmead.
All students undertake a residential fieldtrip to Norfolk and then go on to produce a piece of coursework which will contribute 20% of their final grade.
Students at this level will study units ranging from Superpowers to Globalisation.
A number of Geography students have gone on to study the subject at university on completion of A Level.
Course Outline/ Topics
Tectonic Processes and Hazards
Coastal Landscapes and Change
The Carbon Cycle and Energy Security
30% - Physical Geography Exam
30% - Human Geography Exam
20% - Decision Making Paper
20% - Coursework
All assessment in Year 13