|Study location||United Kingdom, Aberystwyth|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
good results in Geography
The entry qualification documents are accepted in any language
Additionally, state English examination results are accepted as proof of proficency.
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
In choosing to study a degree in Human Geography with Economics 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. Human Geography with Economics (L7L1) is an exciting and rewarding subject to study. You will explore the nature and impact of cultural, social, economic and political processes from the local to the global scale.
This BA in Human Geography with Economics is a remarkable opportunity for you to investigate human societies in the context of place, illuminated by the significant factor of economics. This course begins by providing you with a firm foundation of skills for examining human geography and analysing economic systems and influences.
You will study the functions of individuals, institutions and governments in changing geographical environments, from contemporary urban metropolises and rural communities to children’s playgrounds and motorway hard shoulders, and you will consider the micro- and macro-economic imperatives for change.
You will be able to direct your study by selecting option modules including Territory, Knowledge and Power, Geographies of the Global Countryside, Urban Risk and Environmental Resilience, and Governing Uncertain Futures.
Your BA in Human Geography with Economics will prepare you for a broad range of employment and further training options. Your major/minor honours degree will be make you a strong candidate for opportunities in cartography, environmental consulting, town planning and development, project-management, financing and teaching. You will also be suited to jobs including chartered accountant, economist, financial risk analyst, investment analyst and statistician.
Recent statistics from HESA (Higher Education Statistics Agency) show that over 82% of Geography graduates find either paid employment or continue with further study upon graduation from BA courses comparable to this one.
We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.