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    Is there more content to learn than from AS?
    Are there still lots of facts & case studies?

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    I personally found A2 much for interesting than AS, so it was easier learning the case studies despite there being more. The good thing about A2 is that there is more choice in what you learn.

    Unit 3 there is a choice of 6(?) topics, you'll get a choice of 5 in the exam and have to answer two question (split into part a and b). The sixth option is released as a pre-release booklet sometime next year (I think it was March this year) so you have plenty of time to learn about that. I advise learning 3 topics and the pre-release.

    Unit 4 has much more case studies because it's a 70 mark report (10 marks are for spelling, punctuation and grammar). If you keep on top of this as you learn it and find some memory strategies that work for you it won't be too difficult (I learnt most of mine a week before the exam and still got a B so you should be fine).
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    (Original post by AmyTheTimelord)
    I personally found A2 much for interesting than AS, so it was easier learning the case studies despite there being more. The good thing about A2 is that there is more choice in what you learn.

    Unit 3 there is a choice of 6(?) topics, you'll get a choice of 5 in the exam and have to answer two question (split into part a and b). The sixth option is released as a pre-release booklet sometime next year (I think it was March this year) so you have plenty of time to learn about that. I advise learning 3 topics and the pre-release.

    Unit 4 has much more case studies because it's a 70 mark report (10 marks are for spelling, punctuation and grammar). If you keep on top of this as you learn it and find some memory strategies that work for you it won't be too difficult (I learnt most of mine a week before the exam and still got a B so you should be fine).
    If I just learned the 3 topics like you say, would that be more or less content than I had to learn for AS?

    How did you find geography A2 compared to your other A2 courses? Was there more or less content to learn?

    I do philosophy and history which both have a lot of content and am worried about having to learn all the geography content too.
 
 
 

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