Students who enjoy a multi-disciplinary approach to learning and have a keen interest in the sustainability of our planet will find this engaging and thought provoking. Key topics include the bio-physical environment, energy resources, pollution, circular economy and sustainability. This qualification has never been more relevant.
What will I study?
- The living environment
- The physical environment
- Energy resources
- Biological resources
- Research methods
*All units are subject to change and may be withdrawn.
Who is this course for?
This course if for students that care about the most important issue facing us all today, our environment.
How is the course assessed?
Two written exams at the end of the second year of the course.
You will be advised on recommendations of specific textbooks and materials that are recommended for the study of this course.
Progression and Career Opportunities
Higher Education, careers in geotechnical roles and environmental sectors including research, consultancy, education, policy and compliance.
Entry Requirements for new students
The required point score to join our A Level programme is 4.25 across all your GCSEs. This must include a minimum of 5 grade 5s or above including a grade 5 or above in English Language, maths and science, with a grade 6 in a science subject desirable. An average point score will be calculated across your GCSE grades.
A BTEC qualification at Merit grade, or above, in a related subject may also be considered in exceptional circumstances. All applicants will be invited for interview.
All applicants will be invited for interview.