一个水平 Environmental 科学

What will I study?
Students who enjoy a multi-disciplinary approach to learning and have a keen interest in the sustainability of our planet will find this new specification engaging and thought provoking.

Key popular topics include the biophysical environment, energy resources, 污染, circular economy and sustainability. With opportunities to include real life case studies in learning, this contemporary qualification has never been more relevant.

Students will be learning about the living environment, the physical environment, energy resources, 污染, biological resources, sustainability and research methods.

How will I be assessed?
This course is assessed by means of two 3 hour exams. The questions include a combination of multiple choice, short answer and extended writing questions.

What do I need to study the course?
Grade 5:5 or above in Combined 科学 or GCSE Biology. Grade 5 or above in 数学 and 英语. To feel confident, students should have sat the Higher Paper in Mathematics as well as in Combined 科学/GCSE Biology.

Where will 一个水平 Environmental 科学 lead me?
Students who have studied Environmental 科学 at Holy Cross 六年级 have gone on to study degrees in Environmental 科学 that can lead to a wide range of career pathways. It is especially well suited to students interested in the Environmental, Conservational and Horticulturist sectors, and those with a passion for Sustainability. This subject would equip students well for further study at university, and could lead to potential careers including Environmental Engineer, Sustainability Consultant, Toxicologist and Commercial Horticulturist.