This combined honours course will appeal to students who are looking to focus on extending their geographical knowledge and understanding of how social and physical processes affect our rapidly changing planet, but also study economics at one of the UKâs leading Schools of Business and Economics.
The Geography modules span human and physical geography in first year ensuring you have a sound understanding of how social and physical processes vary within the context of places and regions. In second and final years you can specialise in one or the other if they wish, or continue to maintain a balance between the two. Alongside the geography component, you will spend one-third of your time studying economics.
Skills acquisition and assessment are increasingly important for employment prospects and these are given prominence throughout the course.
This degree course is accredited by the Royal Geographical Society (with Institute of British Geographers).
For a full list of areas studied, see the 'What You'll Study' section of the course page on our website.
Modules are assessed either by examination, by a combination of coursework and examinations, or entirely by coursework.
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Loughborough is an incredible university. The halls are excellent, clean and spacious, and the uni makes everything really exciting in first year with so much to get involved in. The sports and exercise facilities at the uni are really amazing too. There are so many great support structures and opportunities to join the union, as well as special campaigns, like Play With Pride, so you'll feel welcome and inspired throughout your studies.
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Loughborough provides a fantastic atmosphere for your studies. Am extremely warm and friendly place with so much to get involved in. The facilities are wicked! To be honest the UK university rankings speak for themselves! You can’t go wrong here!
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