Edge Hill University Geology

By | 29th May 2017

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Edge Hill University Geology

Edge Hill University Geology

BSc (Hons) Geology with Physical Geography

  • Study Abroad Option Available
  • Sandwich Year Option Available
  • International Students Can Apply
  • Fieldwork

Overview

UCAS Code:8T16
Course Length:3 Years Full-Time, 6 Years Part-Time
Start Dates:September 2017, September 2018
Department:Department of Geography
Location:Edge Hill University
  • Geology at Edge Hill University ranked top in the North West for learning resources and in the top two in the North West for overall satisfaction and personal development in the National Student Survey 2016;
  • Physical Geography and Environmental Science at Edge Hill University ranked top in the North West for overall satisfaction and in the top two in the North West for learning resources and personal development in the National Student Survey 2016;
  • Join a programme with a strong emphasis on fieldwork and laboratory skills and travel to a variety of fieldwork destinations in the UK and abroad.

This degree is for those who are passionate about geology, especially those with a particular interest in applied engineering or environmental geosciences. It immerses you in geological sciences, enriched by selected elements of physical geography which reflect the present-day expression of geological processes. You will gain a firm grasp of the fundamental aspects of hard and soft rock geology before the focus of the degree shifts to applied geology and, in particular, environmental, engineering and extractive geology. The physical geography element of the programme can be selected to support your geological and personal interest and may include, for example, coastal and fluvial geomorphology, weather and climate, soils and natural hazards.

Contact

Edge Hill University
St Helens Road
Ormskirk
Lancashire
L39 4QP
United Kingdom

+44(0)1695 575171