BSc (Hons) Geology with Foundation Year
Why choose this course?
High-calibre graduate geologists are in great demand across the world. This course prepares you for a rewarding future exploring, producing and managing the Earth’s resources.
- 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
- Take your first step towards becoming a Chartered Geologist on a degree accredited by The Geological Society
- Develop the skills and knowledge for a vast range of careers – from the petroleum and mining industries to the geotechnical and environmental sectors
- Discover some of the most outstanding geology and landscapes in the British Isles: the Peak District National Park is right on our doorstep
- Gain practical experience on exciting fieldtrips: our students have conducted studies in Snowdonia, Scotland, Tenerife, the Pyrenees and the Pacific Northwest USA
You can also take Geology as a Joint Honours subject.