Geography

Departmental Staff

Head of Department

Mrs D. Hill    BA(Hons), PGCE

Subject Teachers

Mrs C. Woollams    BA(Hons), PGCE

Mrs L. Stevens    BA(Joint Hons), PGCE

Mrs L. Cassidy    BEd

Mrs R. Donaldson    BSc(Hons), PGCE

Key Stage 3

Year 8

  • Introduction to Geography

  • Map Skills

  • Northern Ireland

  • Weather

  • Settlement

Year 9

  • Map Skills

  • British Isles / Ireland

  • Weather & Climate

  • Geology

  • Global Warming

Year 10

  • Map Skills

  • Rivers & Coasts

  • Tectonics

  • Population

  • Development

Key Stage 4 : CCEA GCSE Geography

This is a 2 Year course; boys will study the following topics:

Year 11

  • River Environments

  • Coastal Environments

  • Weather & Climate

  • Restless Earth

Year 12

  • Population & Migration

  • Changing Urban Areas

  • Contrasts in World Development

  • Managing Our Environment

  • Fieldwork

Key Stage 4 : CCEA Occupational Studies; Environment & Society

This is a 2 Year course; boys will study the following topics:

  • Running a Leisure Centre

  • Horticulture: Caring for Plants & Flowers

Key Stage 5 : CCEA A-Level Geography

Over the course of two years, the boys will study the following topics:

Year 13 AS Geography

  • AS 1 : Fluvial Environments

  • AS 1 : Global Biomes

  • AS 1 : Weather & Climate

  • AS 2 : Population

  • AS 2 : Settlement

  • AS 2 : Development

  • AS 3 : Fieldwork

Year 14 A2 Geography

  • A 21 : Plate Tectonics

  • A 21 : Dynamic Coastal; Environments

  • A 22 : Ethnic Diversity

  • A 22 : Tourism

  • A 23 : Decision Making

Key Stage 5 : Year 13 & 14 Level 3 BTEC Travel & Tourism

  • Unit 1 : Investigating the Travel & Tourism Sector

  • Unit 2 : The Business of Travel & Tourism

  • Unit 3 : The UK as a Destination

  • Unit 4 : Customer Service in Travel & Tourism

  • Unit 6 : Preparing for Employment in Travel & Tourism

  • Unit 7 : European Destinations

  • Teaching

  • Town Planning

  • Meteorologist

  • Environmental Consultant

  • Travel Agent

  • Tourism & Hospitality

  • Recycling Officer

  • And Many More......

Career Paths