Transition Year

compass and a map

Course Content 2017-2018

Sept- Oct MTB:

  • Natural Disasters

(Project – Case Study of a natural disaster – poster)


  • Physical Geography

(Possible Fieldwork on rivers or  the sea – fieldwork booklet)

Jan- Feb. MTB:

  • Economic Geography

( project of a MNC in Ireland and Fair Trade Fortnight – project linking to Fair Trade)

Mid-Term to Easter:

  • Human Geography

(Case Study on a country of their choice – migration policies, human factors etc)


  • OS Map Skills

(Group work – 3D map)


Notes and Links:

Natural Disasters

Natural Disaster Project

Structure of the Earth Project

TY Geographical Weekly News