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BSc (Hons) Geography with Business Management

Queen Mary University of London
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Course UCAS code: FVN1
Qualification type:
  • BSc (Hons), Full-time , Duration: 3 Years
Course Summary:
Are you interested in studying geography topics while making yourself work-ready with skills in business management? Taught jointly by the Schools of Geography and Business and Management, this programme draws on the strengths of each to help you develop both geographical expertise and business acumen. You’ll explore topics such as: cities past, present and future economy and society environmental systems geopolitics globalisation and international development natural hazards social justice. The business modules will give you an in-depth understanding of the corporate environment, covering topics such as economics, management, marketing, financial accounting and human resources. Explore the world with us on fieldwork in places such as the US, India and Malaysia, as well as UK-based fieldwork, including opportunities right here in London. We’ll train you in innovative social science research methods, from visual analysis to interviewing to geographical information systems (GIS). In the final year you’ll design your own project with guidance from our experts, developing the skills to become a researcher in your own right. You can also apply for this course- with a Year Abroad
Modules:
Year 1 Compulsory Economics for Business Fundamentals of Management Ideas and Practice in Geography and Environmental Science* Research Methods for Geographers and Environmental Scientists Choose from Earth Surface Science Fieldwork in Physical Geography and Environmental Science* Geography in the World Global Worlds People and the Environment Reinventing Britain
Assessment Methods:
Modules are assessed through a combination of coursework and examination. Coursework may include extended essays, short reports, posters, oral presentations and group work. Students must also complete a final-year independent study project of 10,000 words, based on an original study of their choice.
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15 January

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This is a great uni. It is close to public transport, whilst also having an array of cheap take out, restaurants and fast food options for students. The freshers events are great to make friends and get involved. Don't miss any! The departments are very friendly by letting people change courses, providing links to careers website and going the extra effort to provide the best experience. It's very diverse in culture and backgrounds and reflects the London environment.

Provisional for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Admissions Office:
Tel. +44 (0)20 7882 5511
Email. [email protected]

Admissions Office:
Tel. +44 (0)20 7882 5511
Email. [email protected]

 
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