This course gives you a comprehensive understanding of the geographic environment and explores how people interact with it and the impact we make
A Level Geography
Course code: 7037
Delivery method: Classroom / Online
Course duration: 24 Months
Entry requirements: No prior qualification needed
Award achieved: AQA A Level Geography
Awarding body: AQA
Have you got a deep appreciation of our planet? Keen to find out more about the big rock we live on? Then A Level Geography would be a great choice for you. This course doesn’t just give you a comprehensive understanding of the geographic environment but explores how people interact with it and the impact we make.
A Level Geography is ideal preparation for studying related subjects at university level, as well as building on your foundations from GCSE.
A Level Geography covers contemporary geographical issues as well as physical and human geography, builds geographical skills and explores fieldwork. The course deals with environmental impact as well as management and sustainability. You will also build on your statistical skills and learn how to analyse and evaluate feedback.
Upon successful completion of the exam and practical assessments (as administered by AQA), you will have achieved an internationally recognised AQA A Level Geography.
You will build on your GCSE foundations without repetition of content.
You will develop fieldwork skills.
You will have a wide choice of topics for fieldwork investigations and evaluation papers.
You will develop a passion for geographical interests and impacts.
Provide a solid base for study at higher education level.
This course is divided into the following units:
1 Water and carbon cycles
2 Hot desert systems and landscapes
3 Coastal systems and landscapes
4 Glacial systems and landscapes
6 Ecosystems under stress
7 Global systems and global governance
8 Changing places
9 Contemporary urban environments
10 Population and the environment
11 Resource security
Geography fieldwork investigation