801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2020
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2019
201+
European Teaching Rankings 2019
College Road, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 2DE, United Kingdom

Geography

Our Geography degree is perfect if you who want to learn about how natural and built areas affect our lives. You can study a wide range of topics across the breadth of physical and human geography. This course will prepare you for many different careers, including: • landscape assessment and management • town and transport planning • environmental management and policy • tourism and heritage management • teaching Our staff are experts in their field but also friendly and supportive. You will study in small class sizes, work in excellent facilities and do free fieldwork. We achieved 100% overall student satisfaction in the 2018 National Student Survey. In Year 1 and Year 2, you’ll develop your knowledge of a wide range of physical and/or human geographical issues, from earth surface processes and climate and environmental chnage, to urban sustainability, regeneration, geology and conservation. You’ll explore field investigation, data analysis and Geographical Information Systems (GIS). In Year 3, you’ll have the option to take a number of specialist physical and human geography modules to develop an advanced knowledge of your subject area, such as Glaciers and Society and People, Technology and Place. You’ll also complete either a dissertation or a work placement project. Our generous fieldwork provision is included in the cost of your tuition fees, so you won’t have to fund any additional costs. In Year 1, you’ll attend a residential weekend field course and have a number of regional field days. In Year 2, you will have a week-long UK residential field course, and in Year 3 you’ll go on a week-long international residential trip. On successful completion of study, we will issue either of the following awards: BA (Hons) Geography or BSc (Hons) Geography, dependent upon your choice of pathway at the end of your first year.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) or Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BA/BSc (H)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-14
  • Location
    Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus),Stoke-on-TrentUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £14,000