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BSc (Hons)Geography

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Overview

BSc Hons Geography degree students study the natural world and learn about the impact humans have on the environment. The variety of skills geography graduates acquire makes them attractive to a wide range of employers.

Programme structure

Year 1
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Basic Chemistry for Life Science (15 credits)
The Earth’s Dynamic Systems (30 credits)
Practical & Professional Skills (30 credits)
Science & the Environment (30 credits)
Environmental Field Skills (15 credits)

Year 2
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Sustainable Futures (15 credits)
Quaternary Environmental Change (15 credits)
Earth System Science (15 credits)
Introduction to Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry (15 credits)
Research and Professional Skills in Geography and Environmental Science (15 credits)
Biogeography and Conservation Ecology (15 credits)

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

Environmental Monitoring (15 credits)
Environmental Analysis (15 credits)
Environmental Management (15 credits)

Year 3
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Planning for Personal and Professional Development (15 credits)
Geography and Environmental Sciences Dissertation (30 credits)
Geographical Information Systems (15 credits)
Readings in Geography and Environmental Science (15 credits)

Students are required to choose 45 credits from this list of options.

Environmental Impact Assessment (15 credits)
Climate Change (15 credits)
Conservation and the Environment (15 credits)
Soils and Environmental Interactions (15 credits)
Volcanic Processes & Environmental Systems (15 credits)
The Geography of Tourism and Development (15 credits)
Urban Development and Planning (15 credits)

Career opportunities

The range of skills acquired by geography graduates makes them attractive to a wide range of employers. Career opportunities include roles in regeneration, conservation, environmental consultancies, natural resource/environmental management, non-governmental organisations, the civil service, information services, teaching and other education related areas.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States