EXAM PAPER ANALYSIS

This attempts to explain the paper content and structure for the forthcoming exam. Where a reference is made to a syllabus unit, please refer to the Guide to Syllabus Content also to be found on the Upper Sixth page.

EXAM PAPER
SECTION
DESCRIPTION
Module GGO1 
1 ˝ hours 
 Geographical Skills. Decision Making Exercise based on a core topic.
Module GGO2
1 ˝ hours    
Section A 1 structured question from a choice of 3 on investigation skills. Examines rivers fieldwork, under the Physical Investigation area. Usually 25 marks.
  Section B 1 resource based question from a choice of 2 on investigative work Data response from a choice of Units I, III and V. (See Syllabus Guide for detail)

Module GGO3
1 ˝ hours    Based upon Units I, III and V
Section A 1 data response question from a choice of 2. 20 marks.
  Section B 1 structured short essay question from a choice of 3. 15 marks.
  Section C 1 structured short essay question from a choice of 3. 15 marks.
Module GGO4   
1 ˝ hours    Based upon Units II, IV and VI.
Section A 1 structured essay question from a choice of 4. 25 marks.
Section B 1 free response essay from a choice of 2. 25 marks.
     
Module GGO5 
1 ˝ hours 
Section A Coasts and Glaciation.
1 compulsory data response. 25 marks.
  Section B 1 structured essay from a choice of 3. 25 marks.
Module GGO8
1 ˝ hours
 
Section A

Historical Rural and Urban Landscapes of England & Wales.
1 compulsory data response. 25 marks.

Section B 1 structured essay from a choice of 3. 25 marks.