Programme And Module Handbook
 
Programme Specification


Date Specification Approved
College College Life and Env Sci
School School of Geog Earth & Env Sci
Department Geography
Partner College and School
Collaborative Organisation and Form of Collaboration
Qualification and Programme Title B.A. Geography with Year Abroad Full-time
Programme Code 8148
Delivery Location Campus
Language of Study English
Length of Programme 4 Year(s)
Accreditations This programme has no outside accreditations
Aims of the Programme This information is to be supplied
Programme Outcomes
Students are expected to have Knowledge and Understanding of: Which will be gained through the following Teaching and Learning methods: and assessed using the following methods:
Many aspects of contemporary human geography and environmental processes. G3.2)
One or more specialized area of geography. (S4.1; G1.7; G2.3; G2.5)
The statistical and different techniques used in human and physical geography G.13; G4.7)
How science training is approached in another European country
Lecture, tutorials, seminars, field and laboratory practicals, IT-based learning exercises, extended dissertation in final year. Student will study at a continental university on geography courses at the appropriate level and subject to the normal teaching and learning methods.
Exams at the ends of the modules of Years 1, 2 and 3. In-course assessment by means of assessed essays, field and laboratory reports. Assessment of a research-based dissertation in Year 3.
Students are expected to have attained the following Skills and other Attributes: Which will be gained through the following Teaching and Learning methods: and assessed using the following methods:
Enhanced critical judgemental abilities. (G1.7; G2.3; G3.2; G3.10; G3.15; G4.7; G5.5; G5.8; G6.7).
Capacity to further their education and training through independent study. (G4.7; G5.5; G5.8; G6.7).
Transferable communication skills as written, oral communication and IT skills needed for further studies, research or employment (G2.4; G3.1; G3.12; G3.13; G4.1; G4.4; G4.7; G4.8; G4.9; G5.8; G6.3).
Proficiency in another European language
Knowledge and confidence from the experience of another culture G4.9
Interactive sessions and learning materials on report writing and oral presentation. IT-based learning resources. Additionally students will study in a continental University and will follow geography courses at the appropriate level.
In-course assessment by means of assessed essays, field and laboratory reports. Assessment of a research-based dissertation in Year 3.