Module Identifier GGM1230  
Academic Year 2001/2002  
Co-ordinator Dr Timothy Cresswell  
Semester Semester 1 (Taught over 2 semesters)  
Other staff Dr John Walton, Dr Luke Desforges, Professor Robert Dodgshon, Dr Robert Mayhew  
Course delivery Lecture   11 x 1.5 hrs (as part of 3 hour sessions)  
  Seminars / Tutorials   11 x 1.5 hrs (as part of 3 hour sessions)  
Assessment Course work   2 long essays (4,000 words max) each worth 50% of module mark   100%  
  Resit assessment   Students will have to resubmit any component of the above which they fail to complete to a satisfactory standard.    

Learning outcomes

On completion of this module, students will be able to

Brief description

This elective module will provide students with a knowledge of the key philosophical and methodological debates in human geography. Srudents will develop an understanding, through reading and critically engaging with the themes and literatures examined therein, of the skills required to develop proficiency in intellectual argument and academic writing.