Year 13

Topics Covered

Tectonic Activity
This topic explores the theories of tectonic activity and contrasting ability to plan, predict and protect.

World Cities
The growth of cities and their influence on the rest of the World.

The study of unique ecosystems; their development and the need for sustainable management.

Assessment Information

Key Stage 5 – AS/A2 Geography follows the AQA specification. Students are assessed at the end of each year.

Unit 1 – Physical & Human Geography – 70% of AS, 35% of A level
Unit 2 – Geographical skills – 30% of AS, 15% of A level
Unit 3 – Contemporary Geographical issues – 30% of A level
Unit 4a – Geographical Fieldwork – 20% of A level

Other Information

Useful Kit: Ruler, compass, calculator, colouring crayons

Trips: Residential Fieldwork (off site) in Year 12