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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Overview

Geography at Oxford Brookes is taught around three areas in which staff have active research experience:

  • Human Origins and Landscapes through Time
  • Social and Cultural Change
  • Environment and Conservation Management.

You will learn how these issues affect everyday lives, be encouraged to discuss them critically, and think about alternative ways of solving problems associated with them.

You will understand and engage with contemporary world issues and the connections between culture, nature and landscape. Emphasis is placed on the relationship between society and its environment, and you can specialise in either physical or human-Geography, or a combination of the two. Core compulsory modules are complemented by choices at each stage of your degree. You'll be able to select from optional modules in your first year, with a greater range on offer in your second and third years.

Assessment

Assessment methods used on this course

Assessment of specialist modules is usually by coursework, although a few modules do have an examined component.

For individual and small-group coursework assignments you will take part in project investigations; prepare brief papers, project reports and critical essays; and compose learning journals.
You will have the opportunity to use both conventional presentation and dedicated software for data analysis such as Geographical Information Systems (GIS).

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 14,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

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University information

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Oxford Brookes University

  • University League Table

    48th

  • Campus address

    Oxford Brookes University, Gipsy Lane, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 0BP, England

Oxford is world-famous for its rich history of education and groundbreaking research. It’s also only an hour from London by train.
Oxford Brookes courses give students the fundamental skills and experience needed to succeed in their chosen career and become internationally employable.
A dedicated International Student Advice team can help with everything from visas to work options. Trips are offered, so students can explore the UK.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    53rd out of 72 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 210
    117 55%

    41st

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    58 58%

    62nd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.94 79%

    62nd

    5

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