Unit 1 Global Challenges


The meaning, causes, impacts and management of global challenges. Students will learn how we can influence global challenges through our own lives. There are two compulsory topics that form this unit:

  • Topic 1: World at Risk
  • Topic 2: Going Global


1 hour and 30 minute examination in two sections, taken in January of year 12.

  • Section A: objective items, data response and short-answer questions.
  • Section B: choice of Going Global or World at Risk longer/guided essay questions.

This unit is worth 30% of the total GCE marks (120UMS marks). The unit code is 6GE01.

Past papers, PowerPoint presentations and extra materials can be found here on google docs.