The specification now includes the pattern of assessment for the four key themes for 2016 and 2017. Please see section 2.1 Unit B561: Sustainable Decision Making Exercise and section 2.3 Unit B563: Key Geographical Themes.
All other elements of the specification remain unchanged.
The final assessment opportunity for this qualification (J385) will be summer 2017.
Our GCSE Geography provision has been redeveloped for first teaching in September 2016. We will be focussing our resources and support into providing you with two new full course GCSEs. To find out more visit our new qualification pages below.
This qualification helps put the student on the path to becoming a geography specialist by giving them the skills and knowledge relevant to the modern age. This qualification covers the four key themes of geography - rivers and coasts, population and settlement, natural hazards, and economic development.