Planit


Geography (Science)

University of St Andrews

Content

Geography is the integrated study of the Earth’s landscapes, peoples, places and environments. The subject offers insights into some of the most pressing problems currently facing humanity. It is unique in bridging the social sciences (human geography) with its understanding of the dynamics of cultures, societies and economies, and the Earth sciences (physical geography) with physical landscapes and environmental processes.

Entry Requirements

2021 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at AAAB including two from Maths, Biology (or Human Biology), Chemistry, Geography or Physics plus English at National 5 at B.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at AABB including two from Maths, Biology (or Human Biology), Chemistry, Geography or Physics plus English at National 5 at B. (You may gain entry to the Gateway programme with 4 Highers at BBBB).

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

F800

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

Faculty of Science

Department

Geography and Sustainable Development

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals