Glenrothes High School

Glenrothes High School

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  • School finishes on Friday 29th June at 12.15
  • Wishing all members of our school community a relaxing summer break
  • School resumes for pupils on Wed 15th August at 08.45
  • Mon 13th & Tues 14th August are In-service training days for staff

Geography

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SQA Information

Link to SQA site for Nat 4, Nat 5 and Higher Geography for past papers and guidelines Web icon

Link to SQA site for Nat 4 Travel and Tourism guidelines Web icon

Broad General Education Topics

S1 Geography  Map Skills, Weather

S2 Geography  Earth Forces, Glaciation, Global Fashion

S3 Geography  Limestone, Rivers, Population, Settlement, Farming, Industry, Global Climate Regions

Senior Phase

National 4/5 Geography Topics

Glaciated Landscapes and their Management, Coastal Landscapes and their Management, Population, Urban, Rural, Health, Environmental Hazards, Assignment (25%)

New Higher Geography Topics

Lithosphere, Hydrosphere, Biosphere, Atmosphere, Population, Urban, Rural, Development & Health, Global Climate Change, Assignment (33%)

Skills for Work  - Travel & Tourism

Scotland, UK & Worldwide, Customer Service, Employability