KS4 Curriculum Guide - Year 10 Geography
Term 1 & 2Paper 2: Urban Issues and Challenges   
The first part of this topic is an introduction to urbanisation and megacities. The first term focuses on Mumbai as a megacity - growth, challenges and opportunities. The second term focuses on London as a global city - growth, challenges and opportunities. A fieldwork will be based on this unit.
Assessment: Students will be assessed with exam-style questions.Key Words and Terms
 
Term 3 & 4Paper 1: Physical Landscapes of The UK   
In this unit we will be focusing on both coastal and river landscapes in the UK. We will study the processes occuring in both of these landscapes as well as exploring the relationship that we have with these environments. Case studies will be used to solidify any topics covered. A fieldwork will be based around this unit.
Assessment: This will be in the form of exam style questions.Key Words and Terms
 
Term 5 & 6Paper 1: Natural Hazards  
Students will focus on natural hazards both globally and in the UK. A range of case studies are looked at including earthquakes and volcanoes. The effect that these natural hazards have on people will be studied as well as responses to managing these hazards from all around the world.
Assessment: Students will be assessed with exam-style questions.Key Words and Terms
 

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