What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 96-112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers89%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial supportNot available
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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This course is ideal if you are interested in the socio-economic aspects of geography, engaging with real life and real lives to examine and ultimately seek solutions to a range of human problems. An emphasis on practical fieldwork offers plenty of scope to travel both in the UK and overseas.
Year 1: Geographies of people, place and culture; sustainable development: issues and concepts; investigating the Earth and environment 1; investigating the Earth and environment 2; human geography in Europe; immigration and identity in Britain. Year 2: Concepts, issues and ethics in geography; project design; land management; culture, place and society; political economy of globalisation; planning and the environment; techniques of geographical analysis; migration and global cities. Year 3: Geography at work; dissertation project; economic and social geography of Australia and New Zealand; restructuring the British countryside; crime patterns and the environment; sustainable cities; geography of recreation and tourism; Canada: economy and environment; globalisation and industry; development geographies: African and Asian realities; achieving a sustainable future.
At Kingston University we offer world-class facilities, award-winning resources, an enviable location, excellent links with industry and a diverse student population. We make it our goal to provide you with the skills and experiences you need to go on and make a difference – to your own life and those around you.
How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
|Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
- Written exams
- Practical exams
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