Geography BA (Hons)

Northumbria University, Newcastle

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Course info

UCAS CODE L700
**Are you keen to build your skills in research, analysis and reporting by exploring ways in which we interact with and interpret the world around us?**This course will teach you to understand the economic, cultural, social and political processes that influence key contempoary issues.Your first year will incorporate a broader understanding of geography, with a specific focus on human geography for the remainder of your course.From your second year you can choose modules specific to your own ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 18-SEP-23

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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52nd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
49th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
33rd

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
Full Time
3 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 - 95 = 5% 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
£18,000
UK Human Geography graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2022

Entry requirements
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Previous study
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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
100%
General Studies
21%
English Language
21%
English Literature
19%
History
19%

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How Geography students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 62 reviews

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Northumbria University, Newcastle
CUG ranking
49th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.3)
Northumbria University offers students the opportunity to develop skills in a wide range of courses, creating a graduate community that is ambitious and well-equipped to meet the challenges of a modern world. The university is top-rated globally and one of the best in the world for sustainability. The university is made up of four campuses: The City Campus in Newcastle comprises award-winning architecture, modern learning environments and excellent sports facilities. It sits right at the heart of a thriving city, while coastal resorts and the beauty of Northumberland are within easy reach. The second campus in Newcastle at Coach Lane is just a few miles outside the city centre, and is home to the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences. It has its own modern Students’ Union and sporting facilities as well as extensive computer and library services.

Where you'll study

Northumbria University, Newcastle

Sutherland Building Newcastle upon Tyne
Northumberland
NE1 8ST United Kingdom Nearest train station: Newcastle Central  0.4 miles away

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