UPPER SIXTH - KGP SCHEDULE, WEEKS 1 - 15

Module 4 Global Change
13.2 People and the Environment: Hazards; Conflicts over Resources.

SPECIFICATION CONTENT
DETAILED CONTENT/LESSON FOCUS
SKILLS
Aids: A transmittable disease: global distribution; international and National effects. Where appropriate discuss the differences between LEDCs and MEDCs.
DISEASE - AIDS
KGP SCHEDULE
WEEKS 1-15
The origin geographical distribution, frequency of occurrence and scale of the hazard. Definition of a transmittable disease, how it is transmitted, geographical pattern and why,
frequency and numbers affected.
Data sources and their limitations.
Published statistical data.
The effects of the hazard on the physical, built and human environments

Physical social and economic effects
on the individual. Social and economic effects on the family, wider community and country.

 
The extent to which the hazard can be predicted and/or prevented. The validity of past experience as a predictor. Prevention - discuss the possibility of stopping transmission.
Types of response to the hazard, varying from fatalism to reaction, protection and prevention. Individual or collective responses, hazard management and relief. Give examples of fatalism, reaction
(e.g., take drugs, alternative, medicines), protection (e.g. immunisation), prevention (e.g. non-contact), individual response (e.g. adopt protective measures), collective response (e.g. education
awareness programmes), hazard management (e.g. government sponsored immunisation schemes), relief (e.g. support schemes).
HAZARDS 1
Burglary.
HAZARDS 4
Earthquakes and Volcanoes.
HAZARDS 2
Disease/Aids.
HAZARDS 5
Multiple Hazards.
HAZARDS 3
Tropical Storms.
CONFLICT
Conflict over the use of a Resource.
Week by week content taught by Mr Phipps at
K.PHIPPS SCHEDULE - WEEKS 1-15
K.PHIPPS SCHEDULE - WEEKS 16-19
K.PHIPPS SCHEDULE - WEEKS 20-26
Week by week content taught by Mr Jackson at
C.JACKSON SCHEDULE - WEEKS 1-15
C.JACKSON SCHEDULE - WEEKS 16-19
C.JACKSON SCHEDULE - WEEKS 20-26
UPPER SIXTH RESOURCES AS/A2 CURRICULUM MAP AS/A2 SYLLABUS (PDF FORMAT)
CHESTER FIELDWORK MILAN FIELDWORK
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