Online AQA A-Level Geography Frequently Asked Questions:
How do I study the course? Online.
Where can I study from? UK.
How long is the course? 1 or 2 years.
Are there entry requirements? No.
What certificate do I get? AQA A-Level Geography
What can I do with the qualification? Study degree qualifications or higher level Diplomas.
What level is the course? Equivalent to Level 3 Diplomas, USA Advanced Placement Program, Matriculation Certificate.
Are exams included? No, you have to book these separately.
When can I enrol? At any time.
Your online AQA A-Level Geography course will come with full tutor support for the length of your studies. You will have access through an online learning portal to all materials and information that you need to study and learn in preparation for your examinations.
Although designed as a course to cover 2 years of study, you do have the option as a distance learning student to complete the course and sit the examinations in a year or less should you prefer.
Examinations for AQA A-Level Geography are held every year in the June examination period. If you need more help or advice regarding studying this course, contact one of our helpful team for more assistance.
AQA A-Level Geography Syllabus
This course will cover the following areas of study:
- You will build on your GCSE foundations without repetition of content.
- You will develop fieldwork skills.
- You will have a wide choice of topics for fieldwork investigations and evaluation papers.
- You will develop a passion for geographical interests and impacts.
- Provide a solid base for study at higher education level.
Units of study for this course:
1 Water and carbon cycles
2 Hot desert systems and landscapes
3 Coastal systems and landscapes
4 Glacial systems and landscapes
6 Ecosystems under stress
7 Global systems and global governance
8 Changing places
9 Contemporary urban environments
10 Population and the environment
11 Resource security
Geography fieldwork investigation
- AQA A-Level examinations can only be carried out in the UK.
- Examination period is in the June examination period.
- AQA A-Level Geography course code: 7037