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Geography

Heriot-Watt University

Venues

Edinburgh Campus

Content

Heriot-Watt Geography degrees cover the fundamentals of both physical geography - the elements that shape our natural environment as well as human geography - the way people shape and are shaped by the environments they live in.

Learn key field work skills in surveying, mapping and key research skills whilst learning core modules in statistics and data analysis. A cross disciplinary working that helps student acquire a mutual understanding between professions.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
Standard entry: 4 or 5 Highers at AABB or BBBBC plus English and Maths at National 5.

Widening access entry: 4 Highers at BBBC plus English and Maths at National 5.

For entry to Level 2 you would require 2 Advanced Highers at BB plus 4 or 5 Highers at AABB or BBBBC.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

3K30

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society

Department

Geography and Urban Studies

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.hw.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals