Human Geography – City of Truro

Delimiting the CBD of the county town. (town centre development and urban form). ‘A’ Level.

Mapping the sphere of influence of the county town/shopping survey (impact of an urban area on its surrounds). ‘A’ Level. N.B. Truro is an atypical town in having a sphere of influence greater than would be expected for its population size, enabling a fuller evaluation discussion.

This site offers the opportunity for an investigation based on a research question or issue defined and developed by the student and approved by the school to address aims, questions and/or hypotheses relating to the specification.

A study in Truro will incorporate the observation and recording of field data and/or evidence from field investigations that is of good quality and relevant to the topic under investigation as required by the various exam boards.

Truro is 35 minutes from St Ives by coach.