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Geography and Environmental Science (R16) BSc (Hons)

Open University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Distance Learning

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    FEB-21

  • Duration

    3 - 6 Years

Course summary

By combining the study of geography and environmental science, you’ll discover the complexities of our relationship with the natural environment. This qualification will enable you to understand and consider responses to the urgent challenges of climate change, globalisation, development, biodiversity loss, migration and urbanisation. It takes a holistic approach to topics such as deforestation, sustainable water-resource management, pollution control, conservation and governance. **Key features of the course**- Develops your understanding of interrelationships between human activity and environmental change- Uses geography and environmental science concepts and theories to make sense of key environmental challenges- Enhances your employability by learning to work between the social and natural sciences- Builds key analytical and reasoning skills necessary for assessing different forms of environmental evidence- Registration is expected to open in March 2020 for courses starting from October 2020.

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    Open University, Student Recruitment Team, PO Box 197, Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes, MK7 6BJ, England

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