**Discover the social, economic and political forces that shape the world through lectures, research and field trips to places such as Morocco, Malawi and Hong Kong.**
You want to learn how to tackle the big issues. BA Geography at Hull introduces you to ways of understanding the dynamic and complex social, economic and political processes that make the world work. You'll develop a full toolkit of theoretical and practical skills â enabling you to look at places, individuals and communities with an expert eye.
- We prioritise learning outside the classroom with core field trips â think locations such as Barcelona, Berlin and Morocco
- The costs of all our core field trips during your first and second years is included in your course fees. During your final year, there are further optional field trips to international destinations, such as Hong Kong and Malawi, or within the UK
- The University of Hull is in close proximity to interesting and important urban, rural and maritime environments, allowing you to explore a huge variety of human geography perspectives in the local area
- Develop career-ready skills such as GIS, qualitative methods, group work and report writing
- This degree is accredited by the Royal Geographical Society
- 95% overall student satisfaction in the 2018 National Student Survey (NSS)
- Ranked third in the UK for research impact (REF 2014) in this subject area. So you'll be learning from internationally recognised experts who combine their research with teaching on our courses
Flexibility is key. Tailor the course to your passions and choose combinations of human and physical geography modules. You'll have access to a geographical information systems (GIS) suite, the recently refurbished Brynmor Jones Library, and the University's art and archival collections.
The foundation year is ideal to boost your skills and knowledge if you don't quite meet our academic entry requirements.
**Official Team GB partners**
Did you know that the University of Hull is the official University Partner of Team GB? Our united belief is that anyone, with the right opportunities ahead and a dedicated team behind, can achieve extraordinary things. This is what our partnership with Team GB is built on. Extraordinary is in you â and weâll help you find it.
What does this mean for you? It means that whether youâre studying sports science, or marketing, or logistics, or healthcare, or engineering, youâll be able to gain invaluable experience through this unique partnership.
We are working with Team GB to create opportunities for volunteering and work experience, to get involved with meet-and-greet sessions with Olympians, host on-campus talks from guest speakers and so much more. Some of our students recently helped Team GB athletes get their kit ready to compete in preparation for the Minsk 2019 European Games. Itâs an extraordinary partnership, and you wonât find it anywhere else.
Find out more at hull.ac.uk/teamgb
Preparing for Learning in Higher Education
Foundation in Human Geography
Foundation Physical Geography
Foundation in Data Analysis
Dynamic Environments: Challenge Project
Foundation Maths Skills
Foundation Maths 1
Foundation Mathematics A
Worlds of Connection and Difference
Exploring Worlds Around Us
Development and Change
Landscapes of the World
Frontiers in Human Geography
You'll also choose one compulsory module from
Living in the Anthropocene
Cities and Globalisation
Cultural and Historical Geography
Catchment to Coast
Cities and Regions
The Global South
Geographies of Oppression and Resistance
Landscapes in the Making
Feeding the City
Quaternary: 2 million years of change
Adapting to Climate Change
Conservation in a Changing World
Rivers and their Management
Volcanoes and their Hazards
Advanced Sedimentary Environments
Professional Consultancy Project
Geotechnologies A: Advanced GIS.
Landscapes in the Making
Renewable and Geo-Energies
Advanced Field Study
Environmental Problems and Society
Geotechnologies B: Environmental Modelling
All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree.
Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests.
Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work.
Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
Application deadline details:
Forget about the stereotype, Hull is a hidden gem which gets great student satisfaction. The city is really quirky so look out for white telephone boxes, chip spice and traditional pubs with unusual names. The university campus is very green with a warm atmosphere. The area around the uni is lovely, with lots of independent restaurants, shops and small bars which have a great selection of cheap craft beers. Living costs are really low, with student housing available close to campus. There’s a choice of different clubs for all music tastes. Getting in to town is easy and quick with frequent buses and cheap taxis.
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 £14,500
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