Economic History and Geography BSc (Hons)

London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

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UCAS CODE V3L7
Economic history is concerned with economic change in the past. It uses concepts and theories from across the social sciences to study the development of real economies and understand them in their social, political and cultural contexts. It combines the skills of the economist and the historian, the statistician and the sociologist. Meanwhile, geography focuses on improving understanding of the social, economic and environmental aspects of geography and informing policy processes ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

History
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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107th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
4th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
7th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Geography (Non-Specific)

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Geography (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Geography (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£23,000

History

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

History graduate salary at this uni
£28,000
UK History graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
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History

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
73%
English Literature
38%
Economics
37%
Mathematics
35%
Government & Politics
21%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£22,430 per year
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How Geography students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 9 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 44%
3 star 22%
2 star 11%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 828 reviews

5 star 26%
4 star 55%
3 star 16%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London

Houghton Street London
Camden
WC2A 2AE United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Holborn  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Blackfriars  0.4 miles away

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