Geography Controlled Assessment How to get maximum marks!
For your introduction it is important to explain the hypothesis – Write down your title. “ The Lakeside Regional shopping centre provides many benefits to the Benfleet Community.”
You will then explain how you intend to test your hypothesis – what data will you collect where will you collect it and how will you do it.
Next explain why it is important to study this particular theme. – Former quarry site, employment, recreation and so on.
Next highlight and explain the key terms that will be used in your project; at least 5 key words associated with the theme;
Sphere of influence
Maps, Maps and more maps
move on to locating the study area. Use a range of maps of different scales – using North Arrows and gird references to explain where you will collect data.
The Method Table. Economic benefit Questionnaire Environment Environmental Quality Survey Quarry Site, Environment Field Sketch Sphere of Influence Tax Disc Survey Land Use, economic benefit Land Use survey Possible development Problems / limitations Importance of data Description Linked concept Method
Land Use classification
Banks/Building Societies / Post Office
Estate Agents / Travel agents
Clothes and Shoes
Leisure – (Cafes and bars)
Supermarkets / food
Remember a scale if possible. If it is not possible, then write - NOT TO SCALE Also remember a North Arrow.