Geography and Planning with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

University of Sheffield

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UCAS CODE L790
Foundation yearThe foundation year of the programme provides people with non-standard entry qualifications a thorough and supportive academic preparation for successful degree level study in the Department of Urban Studies and Planning. On successful completion of the foundation year, students will progress to BA Geography and Planning.The foundation year to this degree is carefully designed to build your confidence in your abilities, develop essential academic and study skills, and provide the ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
3rd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
28th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
15th

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
Full Time
4 Years

Human Geography

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 - 93 = 7% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Human Geography graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Human Geography graduate salary
£20,000

Planning (Urban, Rural and Regional)

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Planning (Urban, Rural and Regional) graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Planning (Urban, Rural and Regional) graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, October 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Human Geography

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Geography
98%
Biology
23%
History
23%
Mathematics
21%
Economics
19%

Planning (Urban, Rural and Regional)

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Geography reviews

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Isabel
01 Feb 22

Geography and Planning BA (Hons)

Really good student support...
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19 Dec 19

Geography BA (Hons)

Amazing, love it...

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How Geography students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 28 reviews

5 star 33%
4 star 53%
3 star 14%
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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,292 reviews

5 star 39%
4 star 50%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

University of Sheffield

Western Bank Sheffield
S10 2TN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Sheffield  0.7 miles away

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