Structure of the AS and A2


AS Geography consists of two units:

Unit 1: Physical and Human Geography

Topic list

Assessment

Externally assessed in June 2009

 

Written Paper:

2 hours

Weighting:

70% of total AS / 35% A Level marks

Structured short and extended questions.

Unit 2: Applied Geography

Topic list

Assessment

Externally assessed in June 2009

 

Written Paper:

1 hours

Weighting:

30% of total AS / 15% A Level marks

Structured skills and generic research/fieldwork questions.