iGCSE

Learner Guide for Cambridge IGCSE

COURSEWORK

Investigation PPT

Fieldwork Skills Booklet

Results

Results analysis complete, 2016 results (secondary data)

Student Coursework Guide

Fieldwork photos

2.2. RIVER PROCESSES

Channel characteristics & drainage basins

Water cycle,  Erosion, transportation processes

Upper courseMiddle course, meanders, Middle to lower course

Flooding

Review lesson for coursework

2.3. COASTAL PROCESSES

Features of a waveCoastal erosion features

Depositional features – spits, salt marshesSand dunes

Coral reefsThreats, Mangroves

Coastal defencesCoastal management case study

Coastal map work

2.1. TECTONIC PROCESSES

Plate tectonics – Earth structure & plate boundaries

Volcano types & hazards

Volcano case study sheet

Haiti earthquake

Earthquake proof

2.4., 2.5. WEATHER, CLIMATE & NATURAL VEGETATION

Measuring the weather

Climate characteristics & climate graphs,  Climate factors

TRFTRF worksheet, Peruvian Amazon Case Study

Hot desertsHot deserts worksheet

1.1 – 1.4. POPULATION & MIGRATION

Population explosionDemographic Transition Model, DTM worksheet

Population pyramids

Factors affecting population growthFactors affecting population growth worksheetPopulation distribution, density & over-/under-population

Population policies: China One Child policyFrance pro-natalist policy

MigrationCase study (Mexico to USA), Sample migration question and mark scheme

1.5. – 1.7. SETTLEMENT & URBANISATION

Settlement: Site, Situation, Pattern, Function & hierarchy, Elgin map, Urban land use models, Urban map work, York map, Typical urban structure & characteristics, Changing retail land use in MEDC’s, Changing location of retail land use

Case study: Rocinha/Rio de Janeiro Improving Rio Case study PPT, Improving Rio case study worksheet

Urbanisation: Problems of urban growth, Urban change MEDC case study – New York, Urbanisation, Urbanisation Push-Pull factors, Urbanisation in Brazil, Improving Rio PPT, Improving Rio Case Study

3.1 DEVELOPMENT AND GLOBALISATION

Development indicators PPT, Development indicators key terms, Development indicators merits, Development indicators prep, Inequalities PPT, Explaining inequalities between countries, Explaining inequalities within countries,

Industry classification & development PPT, Triangular graph exercise, Introduction to globalisation PPT, Globalisation sheet 1, Globalisation sheet 2

3.2 FOOD PRODUCTION

Food production key words, Farming as a system PPT, Agriculture systems diagram, Factors affecting farm type card sort, Input factors & case study PPT,  Food supply PPT,Solutions info sheet,Green Revolution PPT

3.3 INDUSTRY

Industry classification & systems PPTHigh tech industry system, Manufacturing industry systemIndustry location PPT, Factors affecting industrial locationHigh tech industrial location PPT, Bangalore case study sheet

3.7 ENVIRONMENTAL RISKS OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Environmental risks of economic development 1, Environmental risks of economic development 2, Sustainable development & managementSolutions to  food shortages, Pearl River Case Study

3.4 TOURISM

Introduction, Growth of Tourism, Advantages & Disadvantages, Advantages & Disadvantages statements

3.5 & 3.6 ENERGY & RESOURCES