Maps and cartographical skills in GCSE geography

Hosted by the Field Studies Council

This tutorial provides opportunities for students to develop the map and cartographical skills required for GCSE geography.

Using real-world contexts students engage with OS maps and a range of data presentation techniques to:

  • use and interpret OS maps
  • understand scale, distance and direction
  • develop skills in drawing sketch maps
  • select appropriate maps for data presentation.

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One hour

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