What will I be studying?
How the Earth works, aspects of Earth history, glaciation, climate change, formation of mountains and oceans, earthquakes, volcanoes, landslides, evolution of life and mass extinction, formations of rocks, minerals, gemstones and fossils.
What does this subject involve?
Field excursions, map work, experimental analysis, developing an understanding of past climates, how volcanoes and meteorites contribute to climate change and mineral resources and rock structures.
Field Trips to: Castleton, Bridlington, Lake District, one foreign trip to Iceland, Italy or another volcanic region.
A good understanding of physical geography not necessarily from GCSE.
A grade B in Science.
Enjoy working outside the classroom
Ability to observe and solve problems
An interest in the environment
An interest in livi