Edge Hill University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Geography

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Course summary

This degree will provide you with a deeper appreciation of the significant role played by human societies, cultures and behaviours, and the physical environments, landscapes and environmental processes of the earth. UK and international fieldwork projects will focus your interests, while also broadening your horizons. Specialising in human geography, you will develop an understanding of the environmental and socio-economic issues facing the world, through theoretical and practical investigation, as well as knowledge of the patterns, processes and changes in the earth’s physical environments. The social, economic, political and cultural processes impacting on the human world will also be examined and you will gain expertise in geographical information systems (GIS) and remote sensing using the latest industry-standard technology. The programme provides a wealth of transferable skills, enhanced with tailored careers and employability activities across each of the three years, to help you find the career of your choice.

Course details

Modules

Please visit our website for information on available modules.

Assessment method

Assessments give you the opportunity to display your knowledge and understanding and to develop and demonstrate your competence in subject-specific and key skills. Modules are assessed by either coursework only or a mixture of coursework and examination. Exams never count for more than 60% of the total mark for modules that include an examination. Coursework includes practical portfolios, essays, project reports, field notebooks, individual and group oral presentations and poster presentations.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
L701
Institution code:
E42
Campus name:
Ormskirk (Main Campus)
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

International applicants

International students should visit our website for further information: www.edgehill.ac.uk/international

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

If you have a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent), there is no maximum number of qualifications that we will accept UCAS points from. This includes additional qualifications such as Extended Project Qualification (EPQ), AS Levels that haven’t been continued to A Level, and General Studies AS or A Level awards. For further information on how you can meet the entry requirements, including details of alternative qualifications, please visit www.edgehill.ac.uk/offers or contact our Course Enquiries Team on 01695 657000 or email [email protected]

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/study/apply/entry-requirements/


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
50%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Geography at Edge Hill University - UCAS