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Geography (Human) - Professional Placement Year - Bath Spa University

This is the 4 year course which includes a Professional Placement Year. Geography (Human) at Bath Spa University will expand your understanding of how people affect, and are affected by the environment. Geography explores how people’s lives vary in different places, and how our own lives are dependent on people and places, near and far. The course provides a specialist human geography pathway through our Geography programme. You will develop the ability to link environmental processes and social and spatial behaviours which is a defining feature of geographical practice. - Learn geographical concepts, theories and knowledge, while gaining skills that can improve your career prospects - Cover a range of human geography themes, building your specialist knowledge and you will graduate with a range of skills that are highly valued by employers. - Be supported by a friendly team of lecturers, who are excellent teachers and active researchers. - Have the opportunity to specialise in topics such as poverty and development; cultures, identities and difference; urban geographies; and much more. - You will have opportunities to take part in a range of day and residential trips (recent residential trips include Barcelona, the Lake District and Northern India). **More about the Professional Placement Year** A Professional Placement Year (PPY), traditionally known as a sandwich year, is where a student undertakes a period of work with an external organisation for between 9-13 months. The placement occurs between the students' second and third years of undergraduate study. Students can engage in up to 3 placements to make up the total time and are required to source the placement(s) themselves with support from the Careers & Employability Team.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time with year in industry
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,BathUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250