|Delivery length / details
|21 x 2 Hour Lectures
|Assessment length / details
|Group Poster Presentation 1,500 words
|2 Hours Seen exam, with 1 side of A4 page of notes/question to take into the exam.
|Poster Presentation Poster presentation 1,500 words
|Seen exam, with 1 side of A4 page of notes/question to take into the exam.
On successful completion of this module students should be able to:
Identify and explain the social, cultural and political forces shaping our geographic world.
Identify and evaluate the power relations connecting identity and place.
Apply a range of relevent theoretical ideas and conceptual literatures to case studies.
Synthesise and summarise information effectively and present in a poster format.
Develop and build coherent and concise arguments in and exam format.
· The relationship between geography and power.
· The relationship between geography and identity.
· Different forms of power and their effects on space.
· Key spatial objects in human geography: e.g., places, landscaped and cities.
· Key geographic concepts such as resistance, representation, development, mobility, consumption and exclusion.
On completion of this module students should have a broad understanding of the main concepts and concerns of human geography and how power place identity and politics are intimately connected.
The module is broadly divided into the following sections:
|Application of Number
|Not explicitly, although this may well come into course content on occasion.
|Yes; written communication skills for the assessments; oral communication for poster presentations and through class discussions etc.
|Improving own Learning and Performance
|Yes, through practical sessions attached to the module focussed on supporting content and study skills.
|Yes through the production of the coursework, and making use of VLEs
|Personal Development and Career planning
|Yes, with applied knowledge / employability-focussed practicals.
|Yes, through course content.
|Yes, through engaging with current research to produce the essay and revise for the exam.
|Subject Specific Skills
|Yes, engagement with current theoretical ideas.
|Yes, through poster group presentation
This module is at CQFW Level 4