Taught course

Research in Human Geography

Institution
University of Leicester · Department of Geography
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd-class honours degree or equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

3 compulsory modules (Theory in Human Geography, Directed Study in Human Geography, Research Planning and Design); plus 2 optional modules (choose from Environment, Nature and Society; Development and Diaspora; Postcolonial Geographies; Spaces of Activism), plus dissertation.

Information for international students

Contact department for further details and funding opportunities.

Fees and funding

ESRC 1+3 recognized. Funding may also be sought from AHRB for Arts related subjects.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDip

full time
9 months
part time
18 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations17
Written coursework / continuous assessment50
Dissertation33 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Dr C Upton
Email
geog@le.ac.uk
Phone
0116 252 3823
Fax
0116 252 3854