Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Human Geography

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Course summary

Explore the rapidly changing world around you on this contemporary and dynamic course. You’ll study important topics such as migration, identity, sustainability, social injustice, cities and globalisation. As part of your course, you’ll:

  • Undertake local and international fieldwork
  • Go on a human geography related work placement
  • Conduct a major piece of research for your dissertation
  • Challenge your existing views and gain sought-after skills and new ways of thinking
  • Get involved in live research projects and community consultations

Course details


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Geography in the Contemporary World
  • Sustainable Urbanism & European Field Trip
  • City & Society
  • Geographies of Diversity
  • Contested Geographies
  • Academic Skills for Geographers & Planners
  • Techniques in Geographical Research
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Placement & Employability Skills
  • Social Justice
  • Research Methods
  • Development of Geographical Thought
  • International Field Trip
  • Natural Hazard Management & Climate Adaptation
  • Alternative Economic Geographies
Year 3 Core Modules: Dissertation (double module) In addition, choose from a list of Year 3 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

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Human Geography at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS