Subject Leader: Miss D Crompton
What are the key topics and themes? When will they be taught?
Living with the physical environment
● The challenge of natural hazards
● The living world
● Physical landscapes of the UK (rivers and coasts)
Challenges in human environments
● Urban issues and challenges
● Changes in the economic world
● Challenge of resource management.
● Skills and fieldwork
How will my son or daughter be assessed? When do these assessments take place?
3 papers: 100% examination
Living with the physical environment - 1hr 30 mins (35%)
Challenges in human environments - 1hr 30 mins (35%)
Geographical applications - 1hr 15 mins (30%)
What can my son or daughter do to support their learning at home?
What materials are provided or available online?
Students are provided with knowledge organisers and learner check lists to assist with their revision. Equally, ahead of mock exams they will be given a ‘Getting Better Marks’ booklet that contains revision checklists, case study summaries and practice exam questions.