Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Geography & Environmental Science

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Course summary

Examine our relationship with the natural environment and learn to understand and consider responses to the challenges of climate change, globalisation, urbanisation, development and regeneration. As part of your course, you’ll:

  • Explore a range of contemporary issues within geography and environmental science such as remote sensing, natural hazard management, energy and environmental governance, climate adaptation, GIS and specialist technical field work
  • Develop your understanding of the relationships between human activity and environmental change and combine theories about the physical nature, characteristics and environment of the world with human interactions

Course details


Year 1 core modules

  • Sustainable Urbanism & European Field Trip
  • Geography in the Contemporary World
  • Introduction to Physical Geography
  • City & Society
  • Techniques in Geographical Research
  • Academic Skills for Geographers & Planners
  • Environmental Science
Year 2 core modules
  • Work Placement & Employability Skills
  • Ecology & Ecosystems
  • Remote Sensing & GIS
  • Research Methods
  • Natural Hazard Management & Climate Change Adaptation
  • Energy & Environmental Policy
  • International Field Trip
Year 3 core modules
  • Dissertation
  • Contemporary Issues in Environmental Science
  • Environmental Control Strategies
In addition, choose from a list of Year 3 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Qualification requirements

We may use selection criteria based on your personal attributes; experience and/or commitment to the area of study. This information will be derived from your personal statement and reference and will only be used if you have met the general entry requirements.

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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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Geography & Environmental Science at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS