Study Schemes

BSC Geography (with integrated year studying abroad) [F802]

Academic Year: 2022/2023Single Honours scheme - available from 2016/2017

Duration (studying Full-Time): 4 years

Award Eligibility:Standard Awards; Excellence Scholarship;

Part 1 Rules

Year 1 Core (120 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
GS10220

Conflict and Change: the making of urban and rural spaces

or
DA10520

Newid a gwrthdaro: Cynhyrchu gofodau gwledig a threfol

GS11000

Living with Global Change

or
DA11000

Byw gyda newid byd-eang

GS11520

How to Build a Planet

or
DA11520

Sut i Greu Planed

GS13000

Researching the World: data collection and analysis

Semester 2
GS10520

Earth Surface Environments

GS11020

Living with Global Change

or
DA11020

Byw gyda newid byd-eang

GS13020

Researching the World: data collection and analysis

GS14220

Place and Identity

Part 2 Rules

Year 2 Core (80 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
GS20510

Researching People and Place

or
DA20510

Ymchwilio i bobl a lle

GS22010

Physical Analysis of Natural Materials

GS22100

Level 2 Geography Tutorial

or
DA22100

Tiwtorial Daearyddiaeth Lefel 2

GS23810

Quantitative Data Analysis

Semester 2
GS20410

Concepts for Geographers

GS22110

Level 2 Geography Tutorial

or
DA22110

Tiwtorial Daearyddiaeth Lefel 2

GS22420

Geography Fieldwork

or
DA22420

Gwaith Maes Daearyddiaeth

GS23710

Geographical Information Systems

Year 2 Options

Choose 40 credits

Semester 1
DA22510

Geomorffoleg Afonol

DA22810

Daearberyglon

GS22920

Placing Culture

GS23510

The Frozen Planet

GS25210

Catchment Systems

GS28910

Geographical Perspectives on the Sustainable Society

Semester 2
DA23020

Lleoli Gwleidyddiaeth

GS21910

Reconstructing Past Environments

GS22810

Geohazards

GS23020

Placing Politics

Year 3 Core (120 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
GGS0000

Abroad Year Credits

GGS0100

Abroad Year Credits

Semester 2
GGS0060

Abroad Year Credits

GGS0160

Abroad Year Credits

Final Year Core (40 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
GS34000

Geography Dissertation

or
DA34000

Traethawd Estynedig Daearyddiaeth

Semester 2
GS34040

Geography Dissertation

or
DA34040

Traethawd Estynedig Daearyddiaeth

Final Year Options

Students may choose 80 credits from the list below. Up to 20 credits may be taken from other appropriate modules offered in DGES or in the University.

Semester 1
DA32220

Cenedlaetholdeb a chymdeithas

GS31120

Applied Environmental Management

GS32020

Earth Observation from Satellites and Aircraft

GS33320

Everyday Social Worlds

GS33420

Glaciers and Ice Sheets

GS36220

Modern British Landscapes

GS37920

Memory Cultures: heritage, identity and power

GS39120

Contemporary Global Migration

Semester 2
DA31720

Rheoli’r Amgylchedd Gymreig

GS30020

The psychosocial century

GS30420

Volcanic Activity: Hazards and Environmental Change

GS32120

Sedimentary Environments

GS33720

People, Climate and Environment: a Palaeoenvironmental Perspective

GS36820

Geographies of the Global Countryside

GS37520

Urban Risk and Environmental Resilience

Aberystwyth University Standard Awards

  • Entrance Scholarship / Merit Award
  • Sports Bursary
  • Music Bursary
  • International Excellence Scholarship
  • Residential Bursary
  • Aberystwyth Bursary
  • Care Leaver Bursary