An exciting and dynamic analysis of human interaction with the planet in the 21st Century. As an issuesbased course you will be equipped to answer some critical issues and problems in the world such as destruction of natural environments, people and hazards, global poverty, climate change. The focus moves from local to global issues and is complemented by a programme of residential fieldwork.
Must gain a Grade 5 in GCSE Geography if studied, as well as a Grade 5 or above in GCSE English Language and English Literature, and a Grade 5 or above in Maths.
You could take this course with other advanced level courses to prepare for higher education in areas of geography, humanities, science or more general higher education courses. With further training, you could go on to a job related to geography and work as a Town Planner, Environmental Officer or Weather Forecaster. The course also helps you to develop the basic skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for.