Subject Profile Geography (Keynes Mini School) 2017/2018

Phase One (Year 8 only)

Term one: Welcome to my world

Term two: Natural environments

Term three: It’s a hazardous world!

Term four: It’s a Hazardous world/Opposites United

Term five: Opposites United

Term six: Wow, but how?


Phase Two (Year 9, 10 and 11)

Year 9

Term one: A world of waste

Term two: Is the world big enough?

Term three: Tourism

Term four: Geography of conflict

Term five: Commence GCSE course. UK physical landscapes. River landscapes

Term six: Coastal landscapes

Year 10

Term one: Urban issues and challenges

Term two: Urban fieldwork enquiry

Term three: Challenge of resource management

Term four: The living world

Term five: Changing economic world

Term six: Physical fieldwork enquiry

Year 11

Term one: The challenge of Natural Hazards

Term two: The challenge of Natural Hazards

Term three: Geographical skills building

Term four: DME prep and revision

Term five: Revision and exams

Students follow the AQA GCSE specification:


Phase Three

A Level Geography year 1

Term one: Coastal systems and landscapes

Term two: Coastal systems and landscapes/Changing places

Term three: Changing places

Term four: Water and Carbon Cycles

Term five: Revision and examination skills

Term six: Geography fieldwork investigation


A Level Geography year 2

Term one: Contemporary urban environments

Term two: Hazards

Term three: Global systems and governance

Term four: Revision and examination skills

Term five: Revision and examination skills

Students study the AQA A level specification: