United Kingdom

University of the West of England

151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, Avon, BS16 1QY, United Kingdom

University of the West of England

Geography (with Foundation Year)

As environmental challenges rise in prominence, those working in governments, science and industry are continually looking for new ways to manage issues like climate change, ecosystem endangerment, water and energy availability, and flooding. Through developing your skills and knowledge in this field, you will be able to become part of this growing industry. In the process of studying this fascinating subject, you will develop the analytical and communication skills sought by employers across a wide range of industries. This course will equip you with a solid understanding of the science behind the key environmental challenges faced by human society. This will take place as you learn about the different ways in which these natural forms and processes can be managed. As you progress, you will be able to tailor the course to your interests, with options including climate change, river dynamics, ecosystem conservation and global resource management. Alongside these, you will develop valuable skills in surveying, mapping, environmental assessment, geographical statistics and computer-based spatial analysis.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time including foundation year
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Frenchay Campus,Bristol
  • 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
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,250
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich including foundation year
  • Duration
    5 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Frenchay Campus,Bristol
  • 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
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,250