KING EDWARD VI
CAMP HILL SCHOOL FOR BOYS
GEOGRAPHY DEPARTMENT

YEAR - UPPER SIXTH RESOURCES
HAZARDS
 
HISTORICAL RURAL AND URBAN
HAZARDS
What is a hazard? Classification of a hazard and case studies.
 
AREAS OF NATURAL BEAUTY
National Parks, Forestry Commission and Green Belts. Planning and the UK.
VOLCANOES
Student article on volcanoes as a hazard. For further information go to pupilvision links pages.
 
ANCIENT SETTLEMENT
Factors influencing location of Iron age, Bronze age and Anglo-Saxon settlement.
HURRICANES
Student article on hurricanes as a hazard.For further information go to pupilvision links pages.
 
MEDIEVAL LANDSCAPE
Landscape at the time of the Domesday book and the subsequent changes.
EARTHQUAKES
Prediction, prevention and management. Case study of San Francisco earthquake 1989.
 
ENCLOSURES
Changes to the settlement and field system during the period of the 16th to 19th centuries.
POLLUTION
Environmental pollution as a hazard. Definition, damage and risk assessment.
 
VILLAGES AND FIELDS
The English Landscape.
Fields and the shape of settlements.
CHERNOBYL
Case study of 1986 pollution hazard
 
NEW TOWNS
The Garden City movement and New Towns
MULTIPLE HAZARDS ONE
Case study of Multiple Hazards
- Los Angeles
 
EVOLUTION OF RURAL SETTLEMENTS
The development of rural settlements over the last 2,000 years.
MULTIPLE HAZARDS TWO
Case study of Multiple Hazards - Los Angeles
by David Preece
 
EUROPEAN UNION
The European Union history and organisation.

HAZARDS AND DEVELOPMENT
Is the Impact of Hazards is more of a Problem for People in LEDCs?

   
FIELDWORK
 
CHANGES IN UK
VIRTUAL FIELDWORK.COM
Thumbnail images of Port Sunlight,Price Town, Chester and River Clywedog - May 2000.
 
CITIES
Key changes to cities of 50,000 or more over the past 30 years.
CHESTER FIELDWORK
A full explanation of Chester related to exam GG08 This is a pdf documet.
 
SERVICES AND RETAIL
Reasons for the change in retailing and Service Employment in the UK.
CHESTER FIELDWORK
Downstream changes on the River Clywedog.
This is a pdf document
 
VOTING PATTERNS
Voting patterns have changed in the last 30 years. New Labour came to power in 1997. What preceeded?
MILAN FIELDWORK
Report and thumbnail images of Upper Sixth fieldwork in Italy, September 2000.
 
CITIES 2
Key housing provision changes and segregation in UK cities.
GLOBAL
 
PHYSICAL
TIGER ECONOMIES
What are they? Definition and a description of their characteristics.
 
RIVERS 1
River Basin networks and their properties.
Linear areal and shape.
MALAYSIA 1
"I used to work in the fields" a series of notes based on this excellent video based on Malaysia.
 
RIVERS 2
River Channels - Types of flow - Discharge and velocity - Results of earlier research
MALAYSIA 2
"The end of the Western World" a series of notes based on this excellent video.
 
PERIGLACIATION 1
Climate and geomorphology of Perigalacial environments. Past exam question answered.
CHINA
Recent industrial developments in the state of China.The most populated country in the world.
 
PERIGLACIATION 2
Periglacial environments, their landforms and the processes involved in landform formation.
POPULATION
A Summary of the current situation. This includes a review of models and 6 case studies from around the world.
 
SAVANNA 1
Tropical grasslands of Africa are known as Savanna. Visit this link to learn about climate of the region.
CONFLICT OVER A RESOURCE
Conflict over the use of a resource. This page deals with the case study of Topley Pike in the Peak District.
 
SAVANNA 2
The vegetation of the Savanna displays a unique adaptation to this wet and dry environment.
DEVELOPMENT
Global issues of development and classification of development.
 
LONG TERM CHANGES
Volcanics and the backgound to the understanding of the earth composition.
RESOURCES AND DEVELOPMENT
Global issues of resources and resource relationship to development.
 
MEDITERRANEAN GG03
A table to summarise climatic characteristics.
ENERGY AND UK CASE STUDY
Renewable and non-renewable forms of energy
AND a page on the UK as a case study.
 
SOILS
Soil Formation and Properties
SOIL TYPES
Podsols to Brown Earths
VEGETATION CHANGE IN UK
Vegetation change in the British Isles
VARIOUS
 
COASTS
ATMOSPHERIC CIRCULATION
Atmospheric circulation. The tricellular model and more
 
COASTS - 1
Revision notes on processes
MANGROVE SWAMP
Case study from Tanzania
 
COASTS - 2
Revision notes on Landforms
EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRY
What are aggregates?
The UK Cement Industry and Technological changes
 
COASTS - 3
Coastal Management Case Study
TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE
World wide change last 30 years
Technological change - Alaska Pipeline
 
EXAM PAPERS
 
EXAM PAPERS
1999 - GGO4
The full exam paper of GG04 from 1999.
 
SYLLABUS SUMMARY AND EXAM GUIDE
The full breakdown of the syllabus and how it relates to GG01,GG02,GG03,GG04,GG05 & GG08.
1998 - GGO3
The full exam paper of GG03 from 1998.
 
1999 - GGO1
The exam report of GG01 from 1999.
EXAM ANALYSIS
The full exam paper breakdown for2001.
 

From this link you will be redirected to the sixth form Chester web site. The 19 pages can be used as a resource for revision for exam papers NEAB GG02 and GG08 . Click here.
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