Environmental Geography (with a placement year) (Hons), Bachelor | University of York | York, United Kingdom
60 months
Duration
26800 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Environmental Geography (with a placement year) (Hons) programme from the University of York will help you understand physical geography within an environmental context

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Overview

Environmental geography focuses on the physical environment and its effect on humans. 

Understanding the integration of physical and environmental geography has never been more important than it is today to address the environmental challenges facing the world.

This Environmental Geography (with a placement year) (Hons) programme from the University of York covers aspects of physical geography such as sea level change, glacial and coastal environments and environmental hazards. It also covers other areas of environmental geography such as biogeography, Geographical Information Systems and sustainability. You'll have opportunities to study the human impacts on the environment through the study of natural resource management, environmental law and policy and environmental economics.

Careers and skills

Your degree in environmental geography will help you become a numerate graduate with practical, applied skills. You'll also learn to communicate clearly in written reports and during oral presentations. Find out more about careers and employability.

Career opportunities

  • Environmental conservationist
  • Graduate policy analyst
  • Flood risk officer
  • Graduate environmental consultant
  • Environmental engineer
  • Oil and gas analyst

Accreditation

Accredited by the Institution of Environmental Sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Data Analysis for Environmental Research
  • Dynamic Earth 
  • Ecological Principles for the Environment  
  • Environment, Development and Society 
  • Environment Field Project for Environmental Geography and Environmental Science 
  • Environmental Geography Research 
  • Physical Geography 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
87

Credits

600 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
87

Other requirements

General requirements

A levels

  • AAB including Geography or Geology plus a second science (Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Geography, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology or Life and Health Sciences)

Access to Higher Education Diploma

  • 36 credits at Distinction and 9 credits at Merit or higher

BTEC National Extended Diploma

  • DD in the BTEC National Diploma plus A level Geography or Geology. 

Cambridge Pre-U

  • D3, D3, M2 including Geography or Geology plus a second science (Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Geography, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology or Life and Health Sciences)

European Baccalaureate

  • 80% overall including Geography or Geology plus a second science (Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Geography, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology or Life and Health Sciences)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    26800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26800 GBP per year during 60 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 60 months.

Living costs for York

646 - 1124 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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