Geography

Martin Stickley

Mr. M. Stickley

Head of Department

Year 9

Term 1  

– Natural Hazards
– Tectonic Hazards
– Global warming & Climatic Hazards,

Term 2

– Economic World
– Measuring Development – Factors Affecting Development.
– Tourism and the Development Gap

Term 3

– Global Population Change and Pressure
– Causes and consequences of rapid Urbanisation in LIC’s & NEE’s.
– GCSE – Coastal Landscapes in the UK

Year 10

– River Landscapes in the UK
– The Challenge of Natural Hazards

Term 2

– The Living World
– Urban Issues and Challenges

Term 3

– The Changing Economic World
– Fieldwork (Trips to Southampton & Lulworth Cove)

Year 11

Term 1

– The Changing Economic World
– The Challenge of resource Management

Term 2

– Revision
– Geographical Applications – Skills and Preliminary Material preparation

Term 3

– Revision

Specifications

AQA Geography
Paper 1 Living with the physical environment; 1 hour 30 minutes
Paper 2 Challenges in the human environment; 1 hour 30 minutes
Paper 3 Geographical applications; 1 hour 15 minutes

Facilites / Equipment

Google Expeditions – VR headsets, OS Maps, GIS, Fieldwork equipment.

Extra-curricular

Fieldwork day 1

Southampton city centre

How does the geography of Southampton’s waterfront offer economic and social opportunities?

Fieldwork day 2

Lulworth Cove

What type of waves occur at Lulworth Cove?
How do they affect its coastline?

Revision

All students are provided with detailed knowledge organisers in year 11.
Recommended revision guides:
GCP NEW GCSE 9-1 Geography AQA Revision Guide
Product code: GAR45
ISBN: 9781782946106