GCSE Geographical Investigation – Chapter FOUR – CONCLUSION AND EVALUATION -   750 words

Click on the link to see a project written in 2002 'Spheres of influence of two Supermarkets' - pdf document.

CONCLUSION - Accuracy of Results

CONCLUSION - Validity of Conclusions

CONCLUSION - Reliability of Methods

MARK SCHEME - LEVEL 3 FOR 5/6 MARKS - CONCLUSION AND EVALUATION
The candidate draws VALID CONCLUSIONS relating to the original purpose of the study.
The candidate describes how the enquiry process can be improved by questioning how the RELIABILITY OF THE METHODS used to collect the data have affected the ACCURACY OF THE RESULTS and the VALIDITY OF THE CONCLUSIONS.

Top tips

  • Word process your project
  • Choose a site to collect primary data near to your house
  • Read a good, past project to get an overview of the task ahead.
  • Discuss your plans with your teacher. This will save you time.
  • Use www.pupilvision.com for resources and writing frames for each chapter.
  • Download the ‘Investigation Planning Sheet’. Complete the boxes and present it to your teacher. Make a fresh copy to put in your final investigation.
  • Read the 'Project guidelines for pupils and teachers' page.
  • GEOGRAPHY INVESTIGATION. This count for 25% of your final GCSE. It should be no more than 2,500 words in length and is completed by the end of September of Year 11. Your first chapter will be completed by April of year 10. Over the coming weeks there will be new pages to guide you through each chapter of your investigation.
    Click on the link to see the 'Planning Sheet'.
    Click on the link to see the writing frame for 'Chapter One - Introduction.'
    Click on the link to see the writing frame for 'Chapter Two - Methodology.'
    Click on the link to see the writing frame for 'Chapter One - Data Interpretation'
    Click on the link to see the writing frame for 'Chapter One - Conclusion and Evaluation'