In the century, with growing awareness of the impact of human activity upon the environment and scarce resources, the study of Geography fosters positive life long attitudes of environmental stewardship, sustainability and global citizenship. This qualification will furnish learners with the skills, knowledge and understanding to enable them to contribute effectively to their local communities and wider society.

Skills Involved

  • Researching
  • Validating sources
  • Literacy skills
  • Measurement
  • Data analysis and presentation
  • Time management
  • Validation of digital sources
  • Using ICT and software
  • ICT Presentation

Famous people who have used Geography to get ahead in life include: Chris Tarrant (TV Presenter), Prince William (Royal Ambassador), Anita Roddick (Business woman), Michael Jordan (Sportsman), Amy MacDonald (Singer)

Jobs Connected To Geography

  • Cartographer
  • Meteorologist
  • Town planner
  • Seismologist
  • Oceanographer
  • Geologist
  • Rural land management
  • Environmentalist
  • Outdoor education
  • Social Policy Advisor
  • Renewable Energy
  • Conservation work
  • Teacher
  • Aid worker
  • Tourism
  • Hydrologist
  • Government advisor