Southshore introduces A-Level Geography!

Southshore introduces A-Level Geography!

Southshore introduces Geography as an A-Level subject this year. Students gain a significant advantage with University applications by taking this robust subject as it is viewed as one of the preferred A-Level options for admission to UK and other universities. If you are interested in pursuing A-Level Geography, please include it in your subject choices on the admissions application.

Why choose Cambridge International AS and A Level Geography?

Cambridge International AS and A 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 both at a global scale and within the context of different cultural settings
• an awareness of the usefulness of geographical analysis to understand and solve contemporary human
and environmental problems
• a sense of relative location, including an appreciation of the complexity and variety of natural and
human environments
• an understanding of the principal processes operating within Physical and Human Geography
• an understanding of the causes and effects of change on the natural and human environments
• an awareness of the nature, value, limitations and importance of different approaches to analysis and
explanation in geography
• a concern for accuracy and objectivity in collecting, recording, processing, analysing, interpreting and
reporting data in a spatial context
• the ability to handle and evaluate different types and sources of information
• the skills to think logically, and to present an ordered and coherent argument in a variety of ways
• an excellent foundation for studies beyond Cambridge International A Level in Geography, in further or
higher education, and for professional courses.

Source: Cambridge International Examinations (www.cie.org.uk)

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