GCSE Geography Fieldwork for Eduqas

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Author: Andy Owen

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ISBN 978-1-912190-02-7

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Description

The new Eduqas GCSE (9-1) Geography qualification puts geographical enquiry and fieldwork at its heart. This easy to use handbook was written specifically to support Eduqas requirements and provides all you need to excel in your Fieldwork Enquiry and Component 3 assessment.

Designed to support students of GCSE (9-1) Geography A and GCSE (9-1) Geography B throughout their fieldwork enquiries, this handbook provides:

  • no-nonsense explanations for each of the six stages of the enquiry process

  • easy to follow diagrams

  • strengths and limitations of key fieldwork techniques and sampling strategies

  • step-by-step guides to numeracy techniques and text analysis

  • charts, graphs, and maps at your finger tips

  • detailed descriptions of how the set Eduqas methodologies can be used in the

  • fieldwork enquiry process

  • practical examples of how to investigate geographical concepts through fieldwork in a variety of human and physical contexts

  • opportunities to practise exam-style questions for Component 3

  • a glossary of key terms used in fieldwork enquiries


Part of the Fieldwork in Action series


Endorsement

This book is endorsed by

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Field Studies Council, FSC, is an environmental education charity providing informative and enjoyable opportunities for people of all ages and abilities to discover, explore, and understand the environment.
www.field-studies-council.org
www.geography-fieldwork.org


Table of contents

Contents
Imprint and acknowledgements
What is the enquiry process & How to use this book
How can you prepare for the examination?

Section 1: The enquiry process
Chapter 1 Creating an aim for fieldwork
Chapter 2 How is evidence collected?
Chapter 3 Processing and presenting evidence
Chapter 4 How can evidence be analysed?
Chapter 5 Conclusion
Chapter 6 Evaluation

Section 2: Methodologies
Chapter 7 Flows
Chapter 8 Transects
Chapter 9 Qualitative Data
Chapter 10 Change over time

Section 3: Concepts
Chapter 11 The concept of Place
Chapter 12 The concept of Sphere of Influence
Chapter 13 The concept of Cycles and Flows
Chapter 14 The concept of Mitigating Risk
Chapter 15 The concept of Sustainability
Chapter 16 The concept of Inequality

Glossary

Index

 

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