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Geography (with a foundation year) BSc (Hons)

University of Leicester

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    F899

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    44th

    10
  • Subject Ranking

    32nd

    1 (Geography & Environmental Science)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    127

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    76

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    3.95

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BSc (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    28-SEP-20

Course Summary

This is for you if... you want to study for a degree in geography but do not have the appropriate entry requirements.Our integrated Science, Technology and Engineering (STEM) Foundation Year degrees are aimed at students who wish to study a STEM subject, such as geography, but don’t have the traditional entry requirements. •By completing the STEM Foundation Year you will automatically progress onto the first year of your chosen degree. •You will be taught by our expert academic staff from across a number of departments. •The course does not require a maths test for entry, but it will cover the A-level maths syllabus and understanding of this will be measured before you progress. •The course strongly emphasises the development of essential professional and personal skills, which are necessary throughout your studies and beyond. •During your foundation year you will join our student community and be able to enjoy all aspects of the University of Leicester student experience. You will be able to join the Students’ Union, use our academic and leisure facilities, live in our accommodation and access all our support services. •You will have a personal tutor to support you.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Access to HE Diploma

Grades / Points

BBB

Details

A-level Mathematics or Physics must have been taken. If not, must have at least grade A/7 in GCSE Mathematics and Physics.

University information

University Ranking

44th

About this University

The University of Leicester is a leading university committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. A research-intensive university, academic staff are breaking new ground and setting new directions aimed at making the UK and the world a better place. Consistently ranked among the world's top 250 universities (QS World University Rankings), Leicester's staff and students are drawn from around the globe.

Address

Main Site

University Road

Leicester

LE1 7RH

UNITED KINGDOM