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Curriculum: Geography Key Stage 3

In Geography, students will learn about:

  • The way in which particular places and regions have evolved to be distinctive.
  • How to observe, describe, analyse, represent, interpret and report information about the world
  • Changes and stability in the Human and Physical worlds including the causes, rates and patterns of change and the prediction of change.
  • The world as an integrated system
  • A variety of analytical processes including techniques such as GIS and field study research.

In Key Stage 3 these are explored through:

Year 7:  What is Geography, Geographical Hazards, Development and Management of Coastal Landscapes, Map Skills

Year 8:  Energy Crisis, Living with Weather,  the Geography of Fashion, Environmental Concerns

Year 9:  Population Changes, World Development,  Trade, Aid and Fair Trade, Geography of Conflict

Additional information on Key Stage 3 Geography can be obtained by contacting 

Mr P Crawley - Head of Geography

Richard Lander School