How do I study the course? Online.
Where can I study from? UK or International.
How long is the course? 1 or 2 years.
Are there entry requirements? No.
What certificate do I get? Cambridge International 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, Open College are an independent learning provider only. You will have to book these with a Cambridge International exam centre.
When can I enrol? At any time.
Your online Cambridge International 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 Cambridge International A-Level Geography are held every year in the June and November examination period. If you need more help or advice regarding studying this course, contact one of our helpful team for more assistance.
Cambridge International A-Level Geography Syllabus
This course will cover the following areas of study:
Core Physical Geography
- Hydrology and fluvial geomorphology
- Atmosphere and weather
- Rocks and weathering
Core Human Geography
- Settlement dynamics
Advanced Physical Geography Options (choice of 2)
- Tropical environments
- Coastal environments
- Hazardous environments
- Hot arid and semi-arid environments
Advanced Human Geography Options (choice of 2)
- Production, location and change
- Environmental management
- Global interdependence
- Economic transition
- Cambridge International A-Level examinations are available both in the UK and Internationally.
- Examination period is available in June and November examination period.
- Cambridge International A-Level Geography course code: 9696
- Examination for the A-Level will need to be carried out at a registered Cambridge International examination centre.