Geography

Qualification:    GCSE (1-9) Geography

Exam Board:      AQA

Exam Website:  http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/geography/gcse/geography-8035

 

Exam Dates:

Geography Paper 1:        Tuesday 22nd May 2018 (pm)

Section A – The Challenge of Natural Hazards

(tectonics, weather hazards, climate change)

Section B – Living World.

(ecosystems, deserts, rainforests)

Section C – Physical Landscapes in the UK.

(coasts, rivers)

 

Geography Paper 2:        Thursday 5th June 2018 (pm)

Section A – Urban Issues and Challenges.

(urbanisation, Mumbai, Manchester)

Section B – The Changing Economic World.

(development, Nigeria, UK)

Section C – The Challenge of Resource Management.

(food, energy, water)

 

Geography Paper 3:        Monday 11th June 2018 (pm)

Section A – Issue Evaluation

Section B – Fieldwork

 

Revision:

CGP GCSE Geography guides are available to purchase from Mr Ware in C14 or directly from Amazon:

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Grade-GCSE-Geography-Revision-Guide/dp/1782946101

 

Revision websites:

BBC Bitesize Geography – this website contains everything you need to know for GCSE Geography, plus multiple choice tests to assess your knowledge.

https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zy3ptyc

Cool Geography

http://www.coolgeography.co.uk/

This website contains information, videos, maps and pictures to help you to understand the content for GCSE Geography.

 

Revision Sessions:

Every Friday between 3:10-4:00pm in C14, C15 and C5.

This is an opportunity to go through the different topics in small revision groups, and practice Geography exam techniques.

Invite Only Revision: After the November PPE’s, your Geography teacher will also let you know when they want you to attend specific invite only revision sessions before school or at lunch.