University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI)

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of the Highlands and Islands

Geography

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Course summary

If you are inspired and curious about the world around you, then this course could be for you. Studying an exciting mix of physical, environmental, and human geography, you will develop a wide range of knowledge and skills needed for the modern workplace. There is a strong employability thread throughout the course which includes a work placement module with an external agency. Field trips are a valuable and memorable part of studying geography and several day trips in the local area as well as residential field trips in Scotland, are offered. With the amazing geography of the Highlands as your classroom, what better place could there be to study this subject?

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
F820
Institution code:
H49
Campus name:
Inverness
Campus code:
I

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

Advance entry to years two/three may be possible with a relevant HNC/D or with recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

UHI does not use Tariff points, and accepts a range of qualifications. Applicants with other relevant qualifications or experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Additional entry requirements

Other

This course offers optional modules/units which may require PVG Scheme Membership (Disclosure Scotland)


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
97%
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
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £1820 Year 1
EU £14310 Year 1
International £14310 Year 1

Additional fee information

For full information on fees please see our Undergraduate Tuition Fees page at https://www.uhi.ac.uk/en/studying-at-uhi/first-steps/how-much-will-it-cost/ug/ For course specific fees information please refer to the Fees/funding tab on the university website course page. You can also find information on additional funding available such as bursaries and scholarships at https://www.uhi.ac.uk/en/studying-at-uhi/first-steps/how-much-will-it-cost/funding-your-studies/bursaries-and-scholarships/
Geography at University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) - UCAS