Entry RequirementsTo be considered for this course as part of a full A level programme you will need an average GCSE point score of 6 (B) including a minimum of grade 6 (B) in Geography, Maths and English.
AssessmentAS 100% examination
A Level 80% examination 20% coursework (3000-4000 words)
ProgressionGeography is a facilitating subject, this is a subject that is more frequently required for entry to degree courses than others subjects. By choosing geography at advanced level leaves open a wide range of options for university study as it equips you with a wide range of skills that are required for many university courses.
Geography is useful for a range of careers and it prepares students who wish to continue studying academic subjects further. It is useful for many careers in journalism, social research, the law, politics, education, business, environmental sciences and new industries such as GIS.