Study Schemes

BSC Physical Geography with Mathematics [F8G1]

Academic Year: 2021/2022Major/Minor scheme - available from 2006/2007

Duration (studying Full-Time): 3 years

Award Eligibility:Standard Awards; Excellence Scholarship; The Coleg Incentive Scholarship;

Part 1 Rules

Year 1 Core (40 Credits)

The following modules are core:

Semester 1
GS13000

Researching the World: data collection and analysis

Semester 2
GS10520

Earth Surface Environments

GS13020

Researching the World: data collection and analysis

Year 1 Timetable Core/Student Option

You must take the following mathematics modules. Choose your preferred language.

Semester 1
MA10510

Algebra

MP10610

Calculus

MT10510

Algebra

MT10610

Calcwlws

Semester 2

Year 1 Timetable Core/Student Option

These module are offered bilingually: choose your preferred language. (Welsh medium DA / English medium GS)

Semester 1
DA11000

Byw gyda newid byd-eang

DA11520

Sut i Greu Planed

GS11000

Living with Global Change

GS11520

How to Build a Planet

Semester 2
DA11020

Byw gyda newid byd-eang

GS11020

Living with Global Change

Year 1 Options

Choose 20 credits from the mathematics list below. You must take EITHER: (i) MP11010 AND MA11110, OR (ii) MA11310 with either MA10310, or MP12910. (Choose your preferred language, where applicable)

Semester 1
MA10310

Probability

MT10310

Tebygoleg

Semester 2
MA11110

Mathematical Analysis

MA11310

Statistics

MP11010

Further Algebra and Calculus

MP12910

Career Planning and Skills Development

MT11010

Algebra a Chalcwlws Pellach

MT11110

Dadansoddi Mathemategol

MT11310

Ystadegaeth

MT12910

Cynllunio Gyrfa a Datblygu Sgiliau

Part 2 Rules

Year 2 Core (20 Credits)

Students must take the following modules.

Semester 1
GS23810

Quantitative Data Analysis

Semester 2
GS23710

Geographical Information Systems

Year 2 Timetable Core/Student Option

Students must take this module. Choose your preferred language. (Welsh medium DA / English medium GS)

Semester 1
DA22100

Tiwtorial Daearyddiaeth Lefel 2

GS22100

Level 2 Geography Tutorial

Semester 2
DA22110

Tiwtorial Daearyddiaeth Lefel 2

GS22110

Level 2 Geography Tutorial

Year 2 Options

Students must choose 50 credits from the list below:

Semester 1
DA22510

Geomorffoleg Afonol

DA22810

Daearberyglon

GS22010

Physical Analysis of Natural Materials

GS22700

Fundamentals of Geochemistry

GS23110

Earth Resources and Environmental Impacts

GS23510

The Frozen Planet

GS25210

Catchment Systems

Semester 2
DA22420

Gwaith Maes Daearyddiaeth

GS21010

Chemical Analysis of Natural Materials

GS21910

Reconstructing Past Environments

GS22420

Geography Fieldwork

GS22720

Fundamentals of Geochemistry

GS22810

Geohazards

Year 2 Options

Choose 30 credits of mathematics modules, either from Block A, OR Block B:

Year 2 Options

BLOCK A: (Choose your preferred language, if applicable)

Semester 1
MA20110

Real Analysis

MT20110

Dadansoddiad Real

Semester 2
MA21410

Linear Algebra

MA21510

Complex Analysis

MT21410

Algebra Llinol

MT21510

Dadansoddiad Cymhlyg

Year 2 Options

BLOCK B: (Choose your preferred language, if applicable)

Semester 1
MA26010

Distributions and Estimation

MA26600

Applied Statistics

Semester 2
MA26620

Applied Statistics

Year 2 Electives

Choose 10 credits (level 2) from mathematics as advised by the department, subject to pre-requisites

Final Year Timetable Core/Student Option

Students must take this module. Choose your preferred language. (Welsh medium DA / English medium GS)

Semester 1
DA34200

Prosiect Daearyddiaeth Anrhydedd Cyfun/Prif Bwnc

GS34200

Geography Joint Honours/Major Project

Semester 2
DA34220

Prosiect Daearyddiaeth Anrhydedd Cyfun/Prif Bwnc

GS34220

Geography Joint Honours/Major Project

Final Year Options

Choose 60 credits from the list below:

Semester 1
GS31120

Applied Environmental Management

GS32020

Earth Observation from Satellites and Aircraft

GS33420

Glaciers and Ice Sheets

Semester 2
DA31720

Rheoli’r Amgylchedd Gymreig

GS30420

Volcanic Activity: Hazards and Environmental Change

GS32120

Sedimentary Environments

GS33720

People, Climate and Environment: a Palaeoenvironmental Perspective

Final Year Electives

Choose 40 credits (level 3) from mathematics as advised by the department, subject to pre-requisites

Aberystwyth University Standard Awards

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