OCR Exam Board
This is a brand new course for 2019/20
Students study two strands of geography: Physical systems and Human interactions. They develop practical fieldwork skills as they explore and think critically about the interactions between people and the environment and the issues arising.
A subject expert teaches the subject over two years. Students sit three exam papers, physical systems and human interactions are each I hour and thirty minutes; the geographical debates paper is two hours and thirty minutes. Students also complete an independent investigation, which is worth 20% of final marks.
Students who have studied Geography A Level have gone on to study Geography or Geology at university and go on to work in a wide range of industries including Building & Construction; Science, Maths & Statistics; Environment, Animals & Plants; Leisure, Sport and Tourism and Business Administration.