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Geography - A level

Year 12

Term Topics taught and learning outcomes
Term 1.1
  • Examine the concept of globalisation and its impact on people.
  • Examine the global distribution of physical risks such as tectonic and hydro-meteorological hazards.
  • Investigate the causes and impacts of climate change.

ASSESSMENT

Past exam questions.

HOMEWORK

Past exam questions.

Term 1.2
  • Investigate population change and migration in the UK and EU.

ASSESSMENT

Past exam questions.

HOMEWORK

Past exam questions.
Research a TNC of your choice.

Term 2.1
  • Examine urbanisation on a world scale and investigate the consequences of rapid urbanisation.
  • Examine the strategies for coping with climate change at a local, national and global level.
  • Investigate How we should tackle the global challenges of increasing risk and vulnerability in a more hazardous world.

ASSESSMENT

End of unit assessment.

HOMEWORK

Past exam questions.

Term 2.2
  • Examine the nature of rebranding and why it is needed in some places.
  • Examine the causes of extreme weather events and their impact on people.
  • Investigate how we can manage extreme weather and why some places are more vulnerable than others.

ASSESSMENT

Past exam questions.

HOMEWORK

Past exam questions.

Term 3.1
  • valuate the success of rebranding schemes in urban and rural areas.
  • Examine the role of fieldwork and research in responding to and coping with extreme weather events.
  • Investigate the role of physical processes in determining the severity of tectonic events.

ASSESSMENT

Past exam questions.

HOMEWORK

Past exam questions.

Term 3.2
  • Investigate factors required for a country to be classified as a superpower.

ASSESSMENT

Past exam questions.

HOMEWORK

Research on the USA.