Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Geography

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Course summary

Study the interaction between human societies, the natural processes of the earth and their impact on the global and local environment. As part of your course, you’ll:

  • Complete a range of both human and physical geography modules, exploring topics such as natural hazard management, climate change, hydrology and environmental science
  • Benefit from a personal tutorial programme, laboratory work and field trip opportunities
  • Combine theory about the physical nature, characteristics and environment of the world and human interactions with practical experience

Course details

Modules

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 Adaptation
  • International Field Trip
  • Earth Surface Processes
Year 3 core modules:
  • Dissertation
  • Hydrology & Water Resource Management
  • Coastal Environments
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

Application codes

Course code:
L790
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.


Unistats information

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64%
Student satisfaction
70%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £14000 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

Additional fee information

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