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BScEnvironmental Earth Studies with Education

Aberystwyth University
United Kingdom, Aberystwyth
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Overview

In choosing to study the Environmental Earth Science with Education degree at Aberystwyth University you will be part of the Department of Geography and Earth Sciences, one of the largest and most dynamic departments of its kind in Britain. Environmental Earth Science with Education (F6X3) is an exciting and rewarding subject involving the study of Planet Earth as a unified system, exploring in particular the interactions between the atmosphere, the Earth’s surface, and the rocks beneath our feet. You will also get the opportunity to study how human activity both impacts upon the environment and is transformed by environmental change. In studying this degree course you will acquire a wide range of the skills and knowledge that employers are increasingly seeking.

This specialist BSc in Environmental Earth Studies with Education will enable you to conduct a scientific review of the physical, biological, and human forces that shape our world, with the added benefit of learning vocational skills and the latest theories for teaching. This course is perfect for aspiring teachers, tutors and lecturers with a particular interest in Geography.

This science-focused course begins with a foundational study of environmental earth studies in the form of fieldwork in the local area. The course progresses into a fascinating fusion of modules including The Earth in Space and Time; Rocks and Minerals; Sedimentary Environments; Psychology of Learning and Thinking; Bilingual Education; Children’s Rights; and Working with Play.

This course has a major/minor structure, meaning that you will spend two-thirds of your time on the physical environment and one-third of your time on education.

This course is delivered by our internationally-renowned Institute of Geography and Earth Sciences (IGES) and supported by the School of Education and Lifelong Learning. IGES is one of the largest Geography communities in the UK and the fascinating coastal, fluvial and biological geography around Aberystwyth provides an ideal setting in which to conduct regular fieldwork.

Career opportunities

Your BSc in Environmental Earth Studies with Education will prepare you for teaching and a range of scientific and more generic employment options. Your teaching knowledge will help you establish a career as a community education officer, early years teacher, education administrator, teacher, lecturer, special educational needs teacher or youth worker. Your earth science-related training will suit you for work as an environmental consultant or education officer, nature conservation officer, recycling officer or water quality scientist.

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