Geography AS Level - 9696



This subject is equivalent to a subject on the ‘approved list’ for University Entrance.

Recommended Background:

This course has open entry to Year 12 and Year 13 students.

Course Description:

The AS Curriculum is divided into six themes which are collectively designed to develop a complex understanding of both the natural and the human environment: Each examination consists of Section A: Three data response questions and Section B: One structured question form a choice of three.


  • Hydrology and Fluvial Geomorphology
  • Atomosphere and Weather
  • Rocks and Weathering
  • Population
  • Migration
  • Settlement Dynamics


Paper 1 Core Physical Geography External Compulsory Weighting: 50%
Paper 2 Core Human Geography External Compulsory Weighting: 50%