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Economics and Geography (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

In Economics and Geography (Hons) you’ll learn about the production and distribution of wealth and the consumption of goods and services. You’ll also cover many contemporary world issues. In Geography you’ll study the impact of these issues in terms of geopolitics, sustainable development, environmental conservation and globalisation.

Learning outcomes

You’ll begin your degree following modules including the Principles of Economics as well as Society and Space - Human Geography at Lancaster University - Management School. In your second year, you’ll study subjects such as Intermediate Microeconomics; Geographies of Political Economy, and Environment and Society. In your final year, you’ll complete a Project in an area that matches your interests.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Geographical Skills in a Changing World
  • Society and space - Human Geography
  • Biodiversity and Conservation
  • Environmental Processes and Systems
  • Global Environmental Challenges
  • Natural Hazards
  • Principles of Economics B

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    87

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • A-level: AAB including Geography grade B
  • General Studies: Not accepted
  • Preference: Three A-levels
  • Key skills: Not included in offer
  • GCSE: Maths and English Language, min grade B in both
  • Scottish Highers: ABBBB
  • Irish Leaving Cert: Offers will be made on the basis of 5 or 6 Higher level subjects. Please contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office (01524 592028) for further information
  • International Bacc: 35 pts overall with 16 from best three HL courses
  • IELTS: 6.5
  • Mature students: Applications welcome; interview if favourably considered. Please contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office (01524 592028) for further information

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21012 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21012 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Lancaster

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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