Geography encompasses the world all around us. It bridges the gap between the physical and human environments. Geography helps us understand;
Mr. C. Reid (Head of Department)
Mrs. G Gardner
The department staff are both geography specialists with a deep passion for the subject and a love of sharing this passion with others.
Key Stage 3
The curriculum studied at KS3 is frequently updated and changed to take into account current events and changes within the world.
Currently pupils study; Afghanistan, World climates, The geography of crime, Rivers, Coasts, Natural Hazards, The geography of fashion, Climate change, Population problems, The geography of football and Weather.
At KS3 there are currently 3 fieldtrips:
Key Stage 4
The course currently studied at KS4 is AQA Geography specification B. On this course pupils build upon many of the topics and skills developed over KS3.
Pupils also have to complete 2 pieces of Controlled Assessment.