"The aim of the Humanities
Faculty is to open the eyes of our pupils to events in the
present and past so that they are fully prepared for the
Mr A Hardy, Faculty Leader
Geography Past Papers -
follow the link for Geography Specification A
"As a result of studying
Geography I now want to teach the subject myself."
For the Curriculum breakdown for History please: click here
"GCSE History has been really
enjoyable. I am now planning to study AS History at
Leisure & Tourism is studied, as an Option, at KS4
Leisure & Tourism follows the
Edexcel syllabus. For the Single Award, pupils complete two
units of study. For the Double Award, pupils complete four
units of study.
- Unit 1: Leisure & Tourism Industry - How it works, why it
is expanding, jobs, influences on customer choice, sustainable
development of tourist resorts.
- Unit 2: Sales promotion and operations in the Leisure &
Tourism industry. Pupils study an organisation and look at
sales and promotion within that organisation.
- Unit 3: (Double Award) Leisure & Tourism environment -
especially UK tourist destinations and the impact of tourism in
- Unit 4: (Double Award) Customer Service and Customer
Choice: How different needs are met.
Edexcel Leisure & Tourism
"Leisure & Tourism has
inspired me to pursue a career in the Hospitality
There are a variety of
opportunities for enhanced learning within the faculty. This
includes include the joint Geography and History 'Humanities Club'
which runs at lunchtime to expand pupils' understanding of both
disciplines, revision and booster sessions in advance of exams and
annual educational visits to places like Conwy Castle, the Imperial
War Museum, the Museum of Science and Industry, Holocaust Memorials
and to theatrical performances linked to GCSE History, to build
upon and enrich pupils' learning.
- Mr A Hardy (Faculty Leader)
- Ms E Woodward (Deputy Faculty Leader)
- Mr S Platt (Assistant Headteacher)
- Mrs C Iddon (Key Stage 3 Coordinator)
- Miss C Livingstone (HOY11)
- Mr J Nassif
To find out more about the subject
and course options please