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BSc (Hons) Geography (Placement Year)

Lancaster University
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Course UCAS code: F803
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  • BSc (Hons), Full-time With Year In Industry , Duration: 4 Years
Course Summary:
You won’t just be sat in lectures at Lancaster. Study in our outstanding practical facilities; explore our beautiful surroundings; take part in international field trips; and learn from world-renowned lecturers. Benefit from support to secure a paid placement enabling you to experience twelve months working in the type of organisation that you might aspire to join when you graduate. Geography is a distinctive subject. You will learn about the Earth’s landscapes, species, places and environment in a unique discipline that merges social science (human geography) with the natural (physical geography). Situated between the rural settings of the north and the bustling cities of Liverpool and Manchester, Lancaster’s position enables us to explore some of the UK’s most unique areas of geographic interest. You will gain a wealth of hands-on experience with field trips to places such as the Yorkshire Dales, Cumbrian coast and Lake District, as well as international locations such as Iceland, the Brazilian Amazon, the Mediterranean and Croatia. You will develop a fundamental understanding of human, physical and environmental geography in your first year Geography modules. These modules equip you with a well-rounded introduction to some of the key themes of geography, as well as providing you with some of the key skills used by geographers to analyse problems in both the physical and human aspects of the discipline. In addition, you will undertake a Placement Preparation module which provides guidance on writing your CV, finding a placement and interview techniques.
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15 January

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Lancaster University is the best of both worlds. A gorgeous, safe secure campus. 10 minutes away from the city of Lancaster, 30 minutes away from the Lake District and an hour away from the likes of Manchester and Liverpool. Campus is dominated by our 9 colleges, each with its own bar and also award-winning accommodation and services, including the supposedly second most profitable Greggs in the UK. Oh and the Ducks. The Lancaster Ducks are a unique and brilliant feature to Campus! They'll make you go quackers!!!

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Email. [email protected]

 
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  • Closey's avatar by Closey on 22nd July 2019
    It's a fantastic university; you will not be disappointed coming here.
  • Laniwroe's avatar by Laniwroe on 24th January 2019
    I love Lancaster so far. Even though it hasn't been long, I can see myself making life long friends, growing academically as well as just as a person, and I would thoroughly recommend it to anyone who asks.
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