Firstly, in choosing A Level Geography at Carmel, you would be joining an enthusiastic and hard-working department. Therefore, you can expect to be taught by well qualified and experienced staff. All members of the Geography teamwork to develop relaxed and productive working relationships based on mutual respect.
Secondly, As a member of this team, you will be valued as an individual, whilst being challenged academically. This will allow your real potential to emerge as a Geographer, both in the classroom and more importantly, in the field. A Level Geography is an established modular subject which emphasises a balanced understanding of physical and human geography.
Where does an A Level Geography course lead?
As an A Level Geography student, you will have access to a wide range of possible career and Higher Education opportunities. Many students progress onto Higher Education courses in Geography or Environmental Science. Increasing numbers of students are now studying degrees in Sustainable Development, Geographical Information Systems and Environmental Management.
You will be able to build on your existing Geography knowledge. Subsequently, as many former students have done you will have the opportunity to move into specialist careers. Careers such as development, ecosystems and environmental management, land and water processes. As well as careers in cartography and computing, population, settlement and industry as well as tourism and recreation. The list is endless.
Course Entry Requirements
A grade 5 in GCSE Geography (if studied) and a grade 5 in English Language and Mathematics.
Fern Morgan – BSc Sustainability & Environmental Management, University of Leeds