Year 12 Autumn Scheme of Work

KING EDWARD VI CAMP HILL SCHOOL FOR BOYS

 – LOWER SIXTH SCHEME OF WORK

 

Subject content

 

Suggested

teaching

time

 

Teaching focus

 

Possible case studies

where there is a need

for increased depth of

study

 

Opportunity for

integration of

practical skills

 

Global Population Change

 

Total

30 hours

 

 

 

 

Population indicators to include vital rates (birth rate, death

rate, fertility rate, infant mortality rate, changes over time,

life expectancy, migration rate and population density) for

countries at different stages of development.

 

6 hours

 

Interrelationships

between various

factors.

 

UK, Sweden, India,

Kenya

Brazil

 

Census returns

 

Population change: the demographic transition model (5

stages), its validity and applicability in countries at different

stages of development.

 

Population structures at different stages of the demographic transition. The impact of migration in population structure. The implications of different structures for the balance between population and

resources

6 hours

 

 

 

 

 

3 hours

 

 

As above

 

Graph drawing

Census returns

Atlas skills

 

Social, economic and political implications of population change. Attempts to manage population change to achieve sustainable development with reference to case studies of countries at different stages of development.

 

7 hours

 

Management for

human welfare

purposes

 

China, India, Mauritius

 

 

The way population change and migration affects the character of rural and urban areas.

 

Settlement case studies comparing two (or more) of the

following areas: an inner city area, a suburban area, an

area of rural/urban fringe and an area of rural settlement. To include reference to characteristics such as: housing, ethnicity, age structure, wealth and employment and the provision of services.

The implications of the above for social welfare.

 

 

8 hours

 

 

Case study of nearby

city

 

Correlation tests

Graphs

Choropleth

Isolines

Triangular

graphs

 

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