601–800 th
World University Rankings 2020
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2020
126-150 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, Avon, BS16 1QY, United Kingdom

Geology - University of the West of England

Geology has a significant role to play in addressing many of the challenges facing society today. This has led to growing industries dedicated to geotechnics, hazards and civil engineering. Through developing the right skills and knowledge in this field, you will be able to play a vital role in these industries. You will also develop analytical and communication skills, which are sought after by employers across a wide range of industries. BSc(Hons) Geology will equip you with a solid understanding of the subject, with a focus on applying it across a range of industries. As you progress, you will study modules addressing key geological themes: hydrogeology, geotechnics and geological hazards. You can tailor the course to your interests, with options including GIS, Quaternary geology, and coastal and fluvial geomorphology. Alongside this, you will develop valuable skills in laboratory and microscope work, field skills, geological mapping and computer-based spatial analysis, along with report writing and presentation skills.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Frenchay Campus,BristolUnited Kingdom