Why Choose Geography?

  • The subject is perfect for anybody who has a genuine curiosity about the world's places, people and environments.

  • It is perfect for those who like to ask questions and search for answers.

  • It allows you to get out of the classroom and explore geographical issues through fieldwork.  

  • It allows you to explore local, regional and global issues.

  • You will improve key abilities such as problem solving, decision making and the ability to think more independently.

  • It allows you to discover human, physical and environmental geographical relationships.

  • You will develop your communication, organisation and analytical skills.

Mr Blood


Subject Content:

  • Living with the physical environment

  • Challenges in the human environment

  • Geographical applications

  • Geographical skills.

In order to be successful in this subject you will need to:

  • Have confidence to justify your ideas and come to valid conclusions on issues we discuss

  • Demonstrate good numerical and statistical skills

  • Have the ability to read maps and use co-ordinates with confidence.

  • Develop literacy skills to understand and use key terminology appropriately.

  • Work well independently and as part of a team to successfully complete fieldwork.