Study Schemes

BSC Physical Geography with Mathematics [F8G1]

Academic Year: 2022/2023Major/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 (80 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
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

Year 1 Core (20 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
MA10510

Algebra

or
MT10510

Algebra

MP10610

Calculus

or
MT10610

Calcwlws

Semester 2

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 (30 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
GS22100

Level 2 Geography Tutorial

or
DA22100

Tiwtorial Daearyddiaeth Lefel 2

GS23810

Quantitative Data Analysis

Semester 2
GS22110

Level 2 Geography Tutorial

or
DA22110

Tiwtorial Daearyddiaeth Lefel 2

GS23710

Geographical Information Systems

Year 2 Options

Choose 50 credits

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 Core (20 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
GS34200

Geography Joint Honours/Major Project

or
DA34200

Prosiect Daearyddiaeth Anrhydedd Cyfun/Prif Bwnc

Semester 2
GS34220

Geography Joint Honours/Major Project

or
DA34220

Prosiect Daearyddiaeth Anrhydedd Cyfun/Prif Bwnc

Final Year Options

Choose 60 credits

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