Humanities – Year 9

Geography (9 Weeks)

A GCSE unit of work based on 2 case studies. Looking at Iceland and tectonic activity, tourism, climate change and population. Using Bangladesh to look at development, population, rivers and flooding and climate change.

History (9 Weeks)

A GCSE unit of work on the origins of World War 1. Focus on the alliance system, crises in Morocco and the Balkans, the assassination of Franz Ferdinand and the Schiefflen plan.

Humanities (9 Weeks)

A GCSE unit of work looking at socialisation and the nature / nurture debate. Focus on primary and secondary agents of socialisation, gender roles and influence of beliefs on culture.

Philosophy and Ethics (9 Weeks)

A GCSE unit of work on the nature of God, whether God exists and opinions on issues such as female priests and marriage.