You will analyse geographical phenomena through the study of key theories and concepts, and develop practical geographical skills and techniques through extensive field and laboratory work. An important element is the application of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) in providing solutions to human and physical geographical problems. Such information technology applications will strengthen both your subject-specific expertise and develop your employability skills.
You will have opportunities to participate in residential fieldwork in the UK and overseas ? currently in Germany, Malta and Spain.
This course has recently undergone changes to units of study and is therefore pending re-accreditation prior to the start of the programme.
You can apply until:
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You need the following IELTS score:
Minimum required score:
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104-112 UCAS Tariff Points at A2 (Grades BCC-BBC) including grade C in Geography or a Science subject.
BTEC Extended Certificate, BTEC National Diploma, BTEC National Extended Diploma accepted in combination with relevant A Level to at grade C to achieve 104-112 UCAS Tariff points.SPECIFIC GCSE REQUIREMENTS
GCSE grade C or grade 4 in English Language, Science and Mathematics. Level 2 Functional Skills English also accepted.NON TARIFFED QUALIFICATIONS
106-112 UCAS Tariff Points from a relevant (Science) Access to HE Diploma with at least 45 credits at Level 3.
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