We live in a world that is so huge many of us will not be able to experience its beauty and diverse nature. Geography at Birchensale aims to open their eyes to the beauty and wonder around them and act as a source of inspiration and creativity to prepare each of the students for the role of global citizen in the 21st century.

Through the wide and varied topics that are taught we begin to appreciate how places and landscapes are made and how we as humans interact with the environment and understand what the consequences are from our everyday decisions. More than this, it ensures that they appreciate the complexity of attitudes and values which shape the way we use and misuse the environment. Through geography, people learn to value and care for the planet and all its inhabitants