The students will study the WJEC B GCSE course the specification focuses the minds of students on the geographical issues that are relevant to their generation. Students have the opportunity to consider stakeholder views on a variety of geographical issues and, in doing so, become knowledgeable, yet critical, geographers.

Specification: WJEC Geography B

The three themes are:

Theme 1: Challenges of Living in a   Built Environment

Theme 2: Physical Processes and   Relationships between People and Environments

Theme 3: Uneven Development and   Sustainable Environments

Examination Structure:

Unit 1: Challenges and Interactions   in Geography (30%) based on Themes 1&2

Written Paper: 1 hour

Unit 2: Development and Problem   Solving Geography (45%) base on Theme 3

Written Paper: 2 hours

Unit 3: Fieldwork Enquiry (25%)

Controlled Assessment