Year 7 & 8
In Year 7 & 8, pupils will gain a deeper understanding of Geography through the teaching of a variety of topics where there are opportunities to develop many skills including map skills, literacy, numeracy, and decision making
Each topic is designed to be engaging and relevant to students addressing current issues where appropriate
Year 9 – 11
This specification enables a variety of teaching and learning approaches. This exciting and relevant course studies geography in a balanced framework of physical and human themes and investigates the link between them. Students will travel the world from their classroom, exploring case studies in the United Kingdom (UK), higher income countries (HICs), newly emerging economies (NEEs) and lower income countries (LICs). Topics of study include climate change, poverty, deprivation, global shifts in economic power and the challenge of sustainable resource use. Students are also encouraged to understand their role in society, by considering different viewpoints, values and attitudes.