âGeography is a contemporary,exciting and engaging subject that provides you with an understanding of past and present processes that have shaped our ...
Geography Course Leader Naomi Francey
Examination Board AQA(For specification click here)
Assessment Written examinations | Independent investigation
“Geography is a contemporary, exciting and engaging subject that provides you with an understanding of past and present processes that have shaped our modern physical and human environment. Throug h a two year course you can gain an insig ht into global, regional and local issues within these environments. It will aim to excite a sense of wonder of the world around you.”
What you will study?
The Geography course will provide abundant opportunities for exploring the natural and human world around us. Fieldwork is a crucial aspect to further our understanding of our local landscape. The course covers a range of topics including our changing coastline, hazards across the globe, development and our interpretation of place. It will challenge and stimulate students’ perceptions of places and develop a range of analytical and mathematical skills.
Geography graduates have one of the hig hest rates of graduate employment, pursuing a wide range of career paths. As a skills-based subject it is well respected by employers. Career examples include environmental engineers, refugee and asylum advisor, town planners and flood protection manager.
Extra Curricular Opportunities Lectures at UWE and University of Bristol Compulsory field tri ps
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