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Geography and International Development with a Year Abroad BA (Hons)

University of East Anglia UEA

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    19-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Overview**Combine the study of human geography with international development. Learn how to tackle the biggest challenges facing the modern world – poverty and inequality, food security, climate change, conflict, global governance, sustainability and migration. You’ll study geography in depth, applying what you learn to issues in international development. The course builds your employability through academic rigour and developing technical skills. You’ll gain practical skills training, field experience, and IT skills including in Geographical Information Systems (GIS). Our School of International Development is internationally renowned for its research. We’re home to the Water Security Research Centre and have important research groups in areas including Global Environmental Justice, Lifecourse and Migration, and Gender. We work closely with the School of Environmental Sciences, which houses the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research and a research group on Science, Society and Sustainability. **About This Course**On this course you'll study specialised human and social geography modules such as Geographies of Development, People and Place and Urban Geographies. At the same time, you select modules dedicated to the development of regions of the world such as Sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia and Latin America. You benefit from complementary options in related disciplines including anthropology, politics, economics, environmental studies and media. Fieldwork and field courses are a vital part of the degree. In addition to field-work elements in several taught modules in the second year you participate in a compulsory field trip module, either in the UK or overseas. In your final year, you’ll gain hands on experience through your dissertation research and/or Development Work Placement module. **Disclaimer** Course details are subject to change. You should always confirm the details on the provider's website: **www.uea.ac.uk**

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 17,100per year

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University of East Anglia UEA

  • University League Table

    22nd

  • Campus address

    University of East Anglia UEA, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ, England

UEA is a highly-respected university. Its beautiful campus is surrounded by English countryside and provides a safe and friendly place to live and study.
Join a welcoming and diverse community of international students. Students get all the support they need, before and after they apply.
Located in beautiful parkland, UEA is also just a short bus ride away from the centre of Norwich, a buzzing yet historic city.

Subject rankings

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    29th out of 80 5

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    36th out of 86 2

    38th out of 105

  • Entry standards

    / Max 233
    129 58%

    36th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    78.0 78%

    36th

    4
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.18 84%

    15th

    4
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    / Max 210
    125 63%

    32nd

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    68.0 68%

    42nd

    4
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.10 82%

    41st

    3
  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    121 58%

    38th

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  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70.0 70%

    26th

    22
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    4.02 80%

    31st

    5
  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    119 62%

    41st

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    n/a

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.60 72%

    102nd

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