AS LEVEL GEOGRAPHY

Why Choose AS Geography?


AS Levels have a proven reputation for preparing learners well for university, employment and life. AS Level Geography is accepted by universities and employers as proof of knowledge and understanding of Geography. Successful candidates gain lifelong skills, including:

  • an appreciation of the need for understanding, respect and co-operation in conserving the environment and improving the quality of life
  • an awareness of the usefulness of geographical analysis to understand and solve contemporary human and environmental problems
  • develop independent thinking skills and apply knowledge and understanding to new as well as familiar situations
  • make judgements, recommendations and decisions and present reasoned explanations, understand implications and communicate them clearly and logically

How Are Candidates Assessed?

Paper 1 Core Physical Geography 1 hour 30 minutes Section A: Three data response questions (30 marks) Section B: One structured question from a choice of three (30 marks) [60 marks]

Paper 2 Core Human Geography 1 hour 30 minutes Section A: Three data response questions (30 marks) Section B: One structured question from a choice of three (30 marks) [60 marks]

Source: Go to Cambridge International for further information 

Teacher: Daniel Landi