Geography & Environmental Science at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS

Course summary

Explore and understand the factors influencing changes in our built and natural environments and consider responses to contemporary global challenges. 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
Find out more We have an excellent network of employers who will be able to offer relevant experience to help you develop employability and personal skills to help prepare you for employment. We also offer a work placement module to hone your personal, professional and employability skills. Field trips, which include visits to sites of geographical and environmental importance, will help you gain an understanding of real-world issues and develop competence in practical research skills. Why study Geography and Environmental Science at Leeds Beckett University...
  • Field trips that will help you gain an understanding of real-world issues and develop competence in practical research skills
  • A work placement module that will hone your personal, professional and employability skills
  • A personal tutorial programme to look after your academic and pastoral needs
  • A collaborative approach to learning
  • An excellent network of employers who will be able to offer relevant job experience

Modules

Year 1 Core Modules:

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

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2023.

If you already have a 2023 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

Application codes

Course code:
F810
Institution code:
L27
Campus name:
City CampusC
Campus code:
C

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

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.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Geography & Environmental Science at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS