Topic outline

  • General

    Next meeting: Wednesday 23rd November, Room 202, 1.00.  Topic: globalisation of diseaase - HIV, Obesity.  Presentation by Nisal Weerakoon.

    The Malthusian Crisis. Is there enough food & other resources for the world's growing population? What does the current rise in food prices mean for future global food security? Article:  http://www.economist.com/node/18200618?story__id=18200618  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-12277807

    Video (the first one is from Fox News so handle with care!)

      http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-12264200

    http://www.economist.com/blogs/dailychart/2011/05/world_population_forecastsFrom the Economist: worth reading some of the comments below the main article.

  • Topic 1

    Climate change revision

    click here for Paul's documents - 1.11.2

    • Topic 2

      Impact of Pakistan Floods

      An excellent case study produced by Edexcel that covers issues of climate change and river flooding.

      Click here. Complete the questions at the end.

      • Topic 3

        Impact of Icelandic Volcano eruption 2010

        Click here for an excellent case study on this eruption produced by Edexcel. Complete activities at the end to revise.

        • Topic 4

          Consequences of Copenhagen Summit 2009

          Click here for an excellent case study for Unit 1 on the implications of the Copenhagen climate change summit, produced by Edexcel. Complete the activities at the end for revision.

          • Topic 11

            • Topic 12