Population Studies A-Level Geography Essay

A-level Geography offers a natural progression from GCSE.

This engaging and flexible course gives students the opportunity to:

  • engage with the relationship of human populations to each other over space and time
  • study the relationship between human populations with their physical environment at a variety of scales from the local to the global
  • consider their own role in relation to themes and issues being studied and the roles, values and attitudes of others including decision makers
  • choose between specialised content at both AS and A2, including a dedicated fieldwork option on Unit 4.

The specification follows an issues and impacts approach to contemporary Geography that is suitable for all students.


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Specification

The last January exams for AS and A2 were in January 2013.
The exams are now only in June due to Changes to A-levels.

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A-Level Geography


Question: Describe and explain the location of areas of equatorial climate. Describe the natural vegetation of this area and explain how it has adapted to the climate.

Answer: Rainforests are mainly located in areas of equatorial climate; these are situated...


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Question: Evaluate the role of ‘self-help housing’ as a solution to the housing crisis in Third World cities.

Answer: Over recent decades the population of rural areas in developing countries have...


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Question: With respect to the UK, consider the range of options required to manage and reduce the causes of the enhanced greenhouse effect.

Answer: It is a common misconception that the greenhouse effect is caused solely...


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Question: Assess the degree to which, human activity has changed the rural landscape of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, and the implications of these changes for the physical and human environment.

Answer: Yorkshire Dales National Park was created in 1954, in order to protect...


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Question: Report: Tourist Attractions in Borneo

Answer: Borneo is one of the most famous tourist destinations in the world....


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Question: Write a geographical summary of an island of your choosing. (Guam)

Answer: Guam was ceded to the United States by Spain in 1898. It...


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Question: Examine why deforestation occurs, the consequences of deforestation and which strategies might diminish the impact of deforestation. Pay particular attention to the Amazonian rain forest.

Answer: There is no doubt that the tropical rain forests are disappearing at...


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Question: Outline and Suggest Reasons for the Issues Facing Countries at Very Low Levels of Economic Development (8 marks)

Answer: One issue facing countries at very low levels of economic development is...


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Question: Critically Evaluate the Outcomes of Globalisation.

Answer: Globalisation is the way in which people, cultures, money, goods and information...


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Question: "Volcanic and seismic events are major pieces of evidence towards proving that Plate tectonic theory is valid"

Discuss the extent to which you agree with this statement.

Answer: The Plate Tectonic Theory is the idea that the tectonic plates move...


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  • Subject: Geography
  • Course: Geography
  • Level: A-Level
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: 67%
  • Words: 896
  • Date submitted: July 02, 2009
  • Date written: November, 2005
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 1746
  • Subject: Geography
  • Course: Geography
  • Level: A-Level
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: 65%
  • Words: 1299
  • Date submitted: August 01, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 2000
  • Subject: Geography
  • Course: Geography
  • Level: A-Level
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: 63%
  • Words: 1781
  • Date submitted: August 04, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 2020
  • Subject: Geography
  • Course: Geography
  • Level: A-Level
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: 63%
  • Words: 1550
  • Date submitted: July 03, 2009
  • Date written: February, 2006
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 1749
  • Subject: Geography
  • Course: Geography
  • Level: A-Level
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: 61%
  • Words: 2984
  • Date submitted: October 28, 2009
  • Date written: September, 2004
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 2234
  • Subject: Geography
  • Course: Geography
  • Level: A-Level
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: 60%
  • Words: 797
  • Date submitted: August 03, 2009
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 2008
  • Subject: Geography
  • Course: Geography
  • Level: A-Level
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: 60%
  • Words: 1551
  • Date submitted: July 03, 2009
  • Date written: February, 2005
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 1748
  • Subject: Geography
  • Course: Geography
  • Level: A-Level
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 549
  • Date submitted: May 01, 2017
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 7954
  • Subject: Geography
  • Course: Geography
  • Level: A-Level
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 360
  • Date submitted: May 01, 2017
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 7953
  • Subject: Geography
  • Course: Geography
  • Level: A-Level
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 2381
  • Date submitted: May 01, 2017
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 7952

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