Studying Geography provides pupils with the opportunity to deepen their understanding of the word around them by studying a wide range of geographical issues. Indeed, Geography in Kilwinning Academy focuses on the development of problem solving, communication and analytical skills.
Mr Dick, Mrs McKie and Miss Miller deliver Geography in Kilwinning Academy.
S1 & S2 Geography
In S1 and S2, pupils will study Geography and History/Modern Studies on a rotation basis. Pupils rotate between subjects every 6 weeks. In Geography, pupils study:
1. Scotland, Our Place in The World
2. Weather & Climate
2. Climate & Ecosystems
In S3, pupils focus their studies on their selected Social Subject. Pupils who choose Geography will study:
2. Environmental Hazards
National 4/5 Geography
1. Human: Urban, Population, Rural
2. Physical: Glaciation, Weather, Coasts
3. Global Issues: Environmental Hazards, Health
. Physical Environment
3. Global Issues
Travel and Tourism
2. UK & Worldwide
4. Customer Service
You can find out more about the courses we offer from our curriculum bulletins. If you would like to find out about the careers linked to Geography then please click the following link: What can I do with Geography?