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  • IGCSE Geography

    IGCSE Geography is a great building block to A-Levels but also an interesting subject in its own right. You will cover subjects as diverse as river environments to globalisation and migration.

    • Course Description

      IGCSE Geography

      Course code: HSIG06

      Delivery method: Online

      Course duration: 12 Months

      Entry requirements: No prior qualification needed

      Award achieved: Edexcel IGCSE Geography

      Awarding body: Edexcel

      IGCSE Geography is a great building block to A Levels but also an interesting subject in its own right. You will cover subjects as diverse as river environments to globalisation and migration.

      You will also gain an appreciation of geographical concepts as well as understanding how awareness of global issues impacts a sustainable future.

    • Geography course overview

      Skills gained

      • Engage in geographical enquiry while developing independent learning.
      • Appreciate how geographical concepts have adapted to the changing world.
      • Appreciate the different views and attitudes to the environment.
      • Apply your learning to the real world.
      • Think about how sustainability is impacted by geography.

      Course outline

      Course content

      Unit 1: Geography

      Module 1: Geographical skills

      Module 2: River environments

      Module 3: Coastal environments

      Module 4: Economic activity and energy

      Module 5: Urban environments

      Module 6: Fragile environments


      The Edexcel IGCSE Geography qualification is gained once the exam paper is successfully completed. These exams are administered by Edexcel and assessment centre details will be included with your course, as well as practice papers so that you are more than prepared for your assessments.

      In addition, there will be a number of tutor marked assessments (TMAs) to ensure that you have a thorough understanding of the course materials, with the tutor sending comments to guide you through any areas of potential difficulty, as well as a range of self-assessments that are indicators that you understand the materials as you work through them. These are for your own information, and do not need to be shown to your course tutor.

      Method of study


      Study anywhere, at a time and pace that suits you, and on any smart device connected to the internet, by selecting our online IGCSE course. Our online courses are delivered in bite-sized sections with lessons, activities and test papers, perfect to squeeze in when you are commuting on the bus or you can work towards gaining your qualification as you eat lunch.

      Delivered on our digital learning environment, you will enjoy a complete learning experience that can travel with you anywhere, without the mess and fuss of heavy paper materials.

      Tutor support

      Our IGCSE courses come with tutor feedback and support by email for 12 months. They will mark your TMAs and provide valuable guidance through any trickier parts of the course whenever you need it. You will also receive a study guide to help you with all aspects of studying, essay writing and general student skills.

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      Paper Based

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      What do I do next?

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