The Geography IGCSE Course is designed to provide students with knowledge and understanding of geographical concepts and skills. Students develop a sense of place’ by looking at the world around them on a local, regional, and global scale. Students also examine a variety of natural and man-made environments, as well as some of the processes that affected their development, how people interact with their environment, as well as the opportunities and challenges that an environment can present, in order to gain a better understanding of the various communities and cultures that exist around the world.
The IGCSE Geography syllabus is divided into three themes:
- Theme 1: Population and Settlement
- Theme 2: The Natural Environment
- Theme 3: Economic Development.
IGCSE Geography students develop lifelong skills, including an understanding of the processes that influence both the physical and human environments, the ability to use and comprehend geographical information and data, and an understanding of how different environments affect and constrain societies around the world. The course includes activities that allow students to practice a variety of geographical skills that they will need for their examination.