Year 10

Topics Covered

Restless Earth
The study of volcanoes, earthquake and tsunami?s and some of the World?s most devastating disasters.

Water on the Land
Students will explore flooding and the management of water.

Coastal Zones
The study of coastal regions; the physical landforms and the human management.

Assessment Information

Key Stage 4 – GCSE Geography follows the AQA A specification. Students are assessed at the end of the 2 years on the following 3 units.

Unit 1 – Physical Geography – 37.5%
Unit 2 – Human Geography – 37.5%
Unit 3 – Controlled Assessment (based on Fieldwork) – 25%

Other Information

Useful Kit: Ruler, compass, calculator, colouring crayons

Trips: Fieldwork (off site) in Year 10