A Level geography

Geography is a superb and broad academic subject in its own right, providing a comprehensive understanding and knowledge of the world today and in the future. Many world issues depend on detailed geographical analysis and it is useful in many walks of life.

Subject Details
Exam Board Pearson Edexcel
Do I need to have studied the subject at GCSE? Ideally but not essential.
Are there specific entry requirements? A minimum of a grade 6 at GCSE but not essential. Taking A Level Geography requires attendance on compulsory fieldwork trips, including a week-long trip to Somerset and Devon in Year 12, at the end of the May half term, which carries an associated cost.
What is the assessment format? 3 exams and an individual project-based fieldwork worth 20%.
Any particular subject combinations recommended Elective Core Maths