Menu Search

Geology (Joint Honours)

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

What is Joint Honours?

A Joint Honours degree gives you the opportunity to study two subjects as one degree. This type of degree will broaden your skill set and enhance your career prospects.

You can combine any two subjects as long as they’re in different zones, find out what you can combine this subject with.

Why choose this course?

96% of Derby graduates were in work or further study within six months of completing a full-time degree. (HESA, 2016)

  • If you are interested in the story of how our planet works and has changed over time, the evolution of life on Earth, hazards such as earthquakes and volcanoes, and Earth's resources including energy, minerals and water, then this course is for you
  • Geological society logo to accompany text on Geosciences page.This course is accredited by The Geological Society. If you major in Geology, then this course satisfies the first stage of professional training to become a Chartered Geologist
  • We're close to some of the most outstanding geology and landscapes in the UK, making Derby a prime location to study geology
  • You'll be taught by an academic team who are enthusiastic about the subject and active in research, giving you the best student experience
  • This course offers lots of hands-on training in the laboratory and through fieldwork to allow you to put the theory you learn into practice.
Show All
  • Fact file
  • About this course
  • What you will cover
  • Entry requirements
  • How to apply
  • Fees and finance
  • How you will learn
  • Careers and employability
  • What our students say
  • Key Information Sets