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Geography and International Development with a Year Abroad, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #314 (QS) ,
In the Geography and International Development with a Year Abroad programme offered by University of East Anglia you will study specialised human and social geography modules such as Geographies of Development, People and Place and Urban Geographies.  

About

Combine the study of human geography with international development to learn how to tackle the biggest challenges facing the modern world – poverty and inequality, food security, climate change, conflict, global governance, sustainability and migration. You’ll study geography in depth and apply your knowledge and analysis to issues in international development. The Geography and International Development with a Year Abroad programme offered by University of East Anglia emphasises academic rigour and technical skills, whilst building your employability. You’ll gain practical skills training, field experience, and IT skills including in Geographical Information Systems (GIS). 

Our School of International Development is internationally renowned for its research. We work closely with the School of Environmental Sciences, which houses the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research and a research group on Science, Society and Sustainability.

Career destinations related to your degree include:

  • Government/planning
  • Business
  • Charitable sector
  • Environmental management
  • Teaching
  • Postgraduate studies

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evidence In International Development And Geography
  • Introduction To Development Studies 
  • Introduction To Human Geography
  • Geographies Of Development 
  • Geography Field Course 
  • Methods In Human Geography 

        English Language Requirements

        You only need to take one of these language tests:

        • Minimum required score:

          79

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        • Minimum required score:

          6.5

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        Academic Requirements

        General Requirements

        • A Level ABB or BBB with an A in the Extended Project
        • International Baccalaureate 32 points
        • Scottish Highers AAABB
        • Scottish Advanced Highers BCC
        • Irish Leaving Certificate 3 subjects at H2, 3 subjects at H3
        • Access Course Pass the Access to HE Diploma with Distinction in 30 credits at level 3 and Merit in 15 credits at Level 3
        • BTEC DDM. Excludes BTEC Public Services, BTEC Uniformed Services and BTEC Business Administration.
        • European Baccalaureate 75%

        Tuition Fee

        • International

          15600 GBP/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 15600 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
        • EU/EEA

          9250 GBP/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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        Living costs for Norwich

        • 609 - 1050 GBP/month
          Living Costs

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        Funding

         

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