Human Geography and Environment (with a placement year) (Hons), B.A. | University of York | York, United Kingdom
48 months
Duration
26800 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

This Human Geography and Environment (with a placement year) (Hons) degree from the University of York brings together social science and environmental science to understand the complex linkages between people, places and the planet

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Overview

The BA Human Geography and Environment (with a placement year) (Hons) from the University of York  builds the skills, knowledge and capacities for understanding and developing solutions for pressing 21st century social and environmental challenges. 

It draws on cutting-edge insights from human geography and environmental studies to critically explore the complex relationships between people, places and environments. It explores challenges and solutions to real-world problems, such as inequalities in global development, how to  achieve inclusive and sustainable change, creating sustainable food and transport systems, and the challenges of moving to sustainable consumption.

Careers and skills

This course will equip you for roles tackling environmental issues at a local, national or international level. You will also develop transferable skills that can be used outside the geography and environment sector. 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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Data Analysis for Environmental Research 
  • Ecological Principles for the Environment 
  • Environment, Development and Society 
  • Environment Field Project for Human Geography and Environment 
  • Global Geographies  
  • Qualitative Approaches to Social Science Research 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

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

Credits

480 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
  • 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 equivalent. If you are studying for the BTEC National Extended Diploma or a different combination of A levels and BTEC qualifications please contact us at ug-admissions@york.ac.uk for advice.

Cambridge Pre-U

  • D3, D3, M2 including Geography

European Baccalaureate

  • 80% overall including Geography

International Baccalaureate

  • 35 points including 6 in Geography at Higher level

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26800 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 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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