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A-Level Geography

Geography is one of the most relevant courses you could choose, with increased world interest in climate change, migration, poverty and development.

Our A-Level course will be a natural progression from GCSE and students will be given the opportunity to develop fieldwork skills and study geographical issues and impacts.

What will I learn?

You will study from the following core and optional areas:

  • Rivers, floods and management
  • Population change
  • Coastal environments
  • Food supply
  • Energy
  • Health
  • Plate tectonics
  • World cities
  • Development and globalisation

What are my career opportunities?

  • Cartographer
  • Commercial/residential surveyor
  • Environmental consultant
  • Geographical information systems officer
  • Planning and development surveyor
  • Town planner
  • Secondary school teacher


Further Study?

A-Level Geography provides access to a wide range of university courses, both within and outside the geography curriculum.

Are there any extra costs?

Travelling costs in excursions, or anything outside college time.