Taught course

Research in Human Geography

Institution
University of Leicester · Department of Geography
Qualifications
MScMSc

Entry requirements

A first- or upper second-class honours degree from a British University, or its equivalent. Other qualifications may be considered. Please contact Course Director for further details.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Degree centred around research dissertation, undertaken under the supervision of an academic member of staff. You will take 120 credits of taught modules, including Philosophy in Human Geography, Research Design and Methods, plus one optional module. The dissertation makes up a total of 180 credits.

Information for international students

The department has many international postgraduate students. Contact the Course Director, or the section for international students in the Postgraduate Prospectus of the University for more information.

Fees and funding

Students can apply for AHRB funding for Arts related research.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations20
Written coursework / continuous assessment20
Dissertation60 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Course Administrator
Email
geography@le.ac.uk
Phone
0116 252 3823