Study Schemes

BA Human Geography [L70F]

Academic Year: 2022/2023Single Honours scheme - available from 2019/2020

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
GS00220

Foundation in Liberal Arts

GS01120

Information in a Post-Truth World

IC07620

Academic Skills Foundation 1

or
CY01020

Sylfaen Sgiliau Academaidd 1

Semester 2
GS00120

Foundation - Dialogue

GS00320

Learning Experience

IC07720

Academic Skills Foundation 2

or
CY01120

Sylfaen Sgiliau Academaidd 2

Year 2 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

GS13000

Researching the World: data collection and analysis

GS15120

Understanding Sameness and Difference

Semester 2
GS11020

Living with Global Change

or
DA11020

Byw gyda newid byd-eang

GS13020

Researching the World: data collection and analysis

GS14220

Place and Identity

GS16120

Key Concepts in Sociology

Part 2 Rules

Year 3 Core (100 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
GS20510

Researching People and Place

or
DA20510

Ymchwilio i bobl a lle

GS22100

Level 2 Geography Tutorial

or
DA22100

Tiwtorial Daearyddiaeth Lefel 2

GS22920

Placing Culture

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

GS23020

Placing Politics

or
DA23020

Lleoli Gwleidyddiaeth

Year 3 Options

Choose 20 credits

Semester 1
DA22810

Daearberyglon

GS24220

Understanding (in)equality and (in)justice

GS28910

Geographical Perspectives on the Sustainable Society

Semester 2
GS22810

Geohazards

GS23710

Geographical Information Systems

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

(80 credits) Students may take 80 credits. Up to 20 credits may be taken from appropriate modules offered in DGES or in the university.

Semester 1
DA32220

Cenedlaetholdeb a chymdeithas

GS33320

Everyday Social Worlds

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

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