Geology

A Level

Overview

Geology involves the scientific study of the history and development of the Earth, its resources and the biodiversity that has existed throughout its lifetime. It is a broad-based and highly practical science subject, which combines well with Geography, Environmental Studies, Maths, Physics or Chemistry.

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Assessment:

100% Exam + Separate Practical Endorsement

Duration: 2 years
Entry requirements:

Standard entry requirements to include grade 5 in GCSE Mathematics and 4 in GCSE English, plus grade 5 in GCSE Biology, Physics or Chemistry, or 55 in Core Science and Additional Science.

Exam board: OCR
Costs:

£29.60 for textbooks plus expenses for four days of mandatory field trips.

Programme leader:

Jon Lagden

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