While physical geographers look at the features and processes that make up our physical world, human geographers concern themselves with the ways in which humans interact with and are affected by our environment.
Study Human Geography at Royal Holloway, University of London and youâll explore topics including culture, economics and geopolitics, developing an advanced understanding of our relationship with the planet.
This flexible programme lets you tailor your learning through a variety of optional modules, allowing you to choose your perfect balance between the twin disciplines of human and physical geography. Youâll enjoy a range of fieldwork opportunities in the UK and abroad as part of a close, supportive community with an excellent staff-to-student ratio.
Royal Holloway Department of Geography was ranked 2nd in the UK for research by the Research Excellence Framework 2014, which means you'll benefit from world-class research-led teaching from our expert academics.
Graduate with a degree in Human Geography and youâll enjoy strong employability prospects, with the portfolio of knowledge and skills you build during your studies making you an attractive prospect to employers in a variety of sectors. Recent Department of Geography graduates have gone on to careers in environmental conservation, media relations and more, and you will also be well placed to pursue postgraduate study.
- Enjoy extensive fieldwork opportunities in locations currently including Andalusia, Cyprus, Malawi, London and New York.
- Join a department which has received the highest student satisfaction results in every National Student Survey (NSS) since 2011.
- Be part of a close student community and a supportive learning environment, with small group seminars and tutorials encouraging development and cooperation.
- Graduate with excellent employment prospects in a variety of fields.
Please refer to our website for information https://www.royalholloway.ac.uk/courses/home.aspx
Your course will be assessed by a combination of examinations and in-course assignments in the form of essays or presentations.
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The staff were seriously amazing, I’ve never felt so well supported and encouraged by teachers before. The union was also very friendly and dedicated to representing and helping students, with great services available. In terms of nightlife, you can grab a nice pint in Egham or on campus, or head out to Windsor or into London for clubbing. But it's a pretty quiet place - definitely don't come here for a party, but that's not everyone's style.
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
Provisional for Year 1 for Channel Islands at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for International at £17,900
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