What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
A level Geography or cognate subject at grade B
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of Not Available and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers100%
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 support£9,250
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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Human Geography is a social science concerned with the actions, interactions and spatial patterns of people, rather than those of the physical world. It enables you to focus on diverse areas of human and environmental geography. Options available throughout your degree include Communicating Geography; Africa: Geographies of Transformation; Environment and Society; Geographies of Political Economy and Contested Spaces of New York City.
Year 1: Society and space: human geography; geographical skills and application in a changing world. Year 2: Techniques; concepts; development, geography and the majority world; geographies of nature; natural resources and sustainable development; geographies of political economy; geographies of everyday life; Tunisia field course: post-colonial reflections. Year 3: Dissertation; labour in a globalising economy; New York field course; Africa: geographies of transformation.
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How you'll spend your time
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|Lectures / seminars||24%||20%||14%|
- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
|Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
- Written exams
- Practical exams
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