Geography

Geography

 

We intend for all our pupils to have:

 

  •          An excellent knowledge of where places are and what they are like.
  •          An excellent understanding of the ways in which places are interdependent and interconnected and how much human and physical environments are interrelated.
  •          An extensive base of geographical knowledge and vocabulary.
  •          Fluency in complex, geographical enquiry and the ability to apply questioning skills and use effective analytical and presentational techniques.
  •          The ability to reach clear conclusions and develop a reasoned argument to explain findings.
  •          Significant levels of originality, imagination or creativity as shown in interpretations and representations of the subject matter.
  •          Highly developed and frequently utilised fieldwork and other geographical skills and techniques.
  •          A passion for and commitment to the subject, and a real sense of curiosity to find out about the world and the people who live there.
  •          The ability to express well-balanced opinions, rooted in very good knowledge and understanding about current and contemporary issues in society and the environment.