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Ashcroft Technology Academy

Ashcroft Technology Academy

GCSE Geography

Geography

Specification

AQA – GCSE Geography 

Course Content

 

 

Year 9: Weather hazards, Changing Economic World, Coastal Landscapes

Year 10: Cold Environments, Resource Management, River Landscapes

Year 11: Urban issues, Tectonics, The Living World (Ecosystems & tropical Rainforests).

Assessment

Paper 1 – Human Geography 50%

Paper 2 – Physical Geography 50%

Paper 3 – Geographical Applications (fieldwork & pre-release issue evaluation)

List of Resources

The best revision guides:

  • Your exercise books

  • CGP AQA 9-1 spec GCSE Geography revision guide (available in reprographics, £3)

  • Hodder Education ‘AQA GCSE 9-1 Geography My revision notes’ by Simon Ross & Rebecca Blackshaw.

The best revision websites:

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

http://greenfieldgeography.wikispaces.com/Geography+IGCSE

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

The best revision websites:

  • Question paper packs available from reprographics in Year 11