Higher Geography

Higher Geographers study three units – Physical Environments, Human Environments and Global Issues. They also complete an assignment and work on enquiry skills.

Higher Geography Resources

Physical Environments
Atmosphere
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Check-Up Quizzes
Hydrosphere
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 Biosphere
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 Lithosphere
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Human Environments
Population
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Urban
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 Rural
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Global Issues
Climate Change
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Development & Health
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Enquiry Skills questions challenge overall geographical understanding, often drawing on the social, environmental and economic impact of development on an area.

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In Higher Geography we also concentrate on preparing for SQA exams. Part of this is becoming familiar with the style of questions asked and how to access as many marks as possible. 

SQA Higher Geography