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BSc (Hons) Geography with Foundation Year

University of Derby Number 1 University in the East Midlands for graduate employment

Why choose this course?

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96.9% of Derby graduates were in work or further study within six months of completing a full-time degree.

  • If you have the ability to study for a degree, but don’t have the necessary formal qualifications to enter directly on to the honours degree programme, you can choose to start at foundation year stage
  • You will be taught by enthusiastic, active researchers, such as Dr Joseph Cook, whose research was recently made into an award winning film 
  • Study a practical course that involves a lot of field-based study in the UK and overseas, in locations such as Belgium, the Mediterranean, and Morocco. We’re located next to the Peak District National Park, which provides a great opportunity to put your theory into practice. Plus, fieldwork associated with compulsory modules is included in the fee
  • The opportunity to spend a semester studying in the USA or Canada to see and experience geography from a different perspective.


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