GCSE Geography: Delivering skills through case studies

Course summary

Provide guidance on how to successfully deliver geographical skills and case studies/examples through practical activities.


Location Date Time Fee Status
Manchester 20 March 2018 10:15-15:45 £260 Available Add to basketBook

Course reference

GEOGBF2 – use this in communications with us.

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Course description

  • Clarify your understanding and consider strategies to incorporate skills (map work, fieldwork and statistical skills) into the everyday teaching of course content.
  • With a focus on 'The challenge of natural hazards', consider practical applications for incorporating geographical skills in teaching named examples of tectonic hazards, tropical storms and extreme weather events in the UK.
  • With a focus on 'UK physical landscapes' receive guidance on how to incorporate numerical and statistical skills when studying maps.
  • Explore the delivery of skills through examples of river landscapes and glacial landscapes.
  • With a focus on human geography, explore delivering examples through an integrated skills-based approach.
  • Explore the application of geographical skills in studying urban regeneration (eg Manchester, London, Birmingham).
  • Explore options for incorporating geographical skills in teaching examples in'The challenge of resource management'.
  • Consider and discuss new resources.

Suitable for

All teachers of AQA GCSE Geography, including NQTs and non-specialists.

Contact us

Tel: 0161 696 5994

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