Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. Course summary
- Develop your practical skills through fieldwork in the outdoors.
- Gain knowledge in all key areas of geography or specialise in your areas of interest.
- Apply your knowledge to real-world problems and issues using geographical ideas, skills and techniques.
- Have the opportunity to work abroad — with the possibility of funding through the Erasmus+ programme (until 2023) or the Turing Scheme.
- work placements
- laboratory classes
- IT sessions
- lectures and seminars
- tutorials and workshops
- field trips
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. You will be able to complete a placement year as part of this course. See the modules table below for further information. Year 1 - Compulsory modules Approaches To Human Geography Explorations In Urban Geography Fieldwork And Professional Skills In Geography Introduction To Environmental Science Introduction To Physical Geography Elective modules Development And Sustainability Foreign Language Year 2 - Compulsory modules International Field Work Professional Experience Research Methods In Environmental, Geographical And Social Sciences Elective modules Conservation Ecology Development, Power And Imperialism Economic Geography Energy, Waste And Resources Fluvial Geomorphology And Hydrology Foreign Language Geographical Information Systems Geographies Of Everyday Life Geography Of Radical Ecology Glaciers And Glaciation Outdoor Learning For The Environment And Geography Sustainable Settlements Year 3 - Compulsory modules Placement Final year - Compulsory modules Dissertation (Geography, Environment And Planning) Natural Hazards Elective modules Advanced Field Research Advanced Gis Atmospheric And Water Quality Conservation And Habitat Management Contaminated Land And Remediation Development In Latin America Environmental Impact Assessment & Management Systems Foreign Language Globalisation, Democracy And Change Past Environmental Change People And The Natural Environment Place, Memory And Meaning Sustainable Regeneration Practice Transport Geography And Planning
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How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from students requiring a Student visa. For more information, please contact the course provider.
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
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English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||Overall score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or equivalent.|
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to students who study this course.
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