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            BSc

            Environmental Earth Science (with integrated year studying abroad)

            BSc Environmental Earth Science (with integrated year studying abroad) Code F642

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            Key Facts

            F642
            • UCAS Tariff

              120 - 104

            • Course Length

              4 Year

            Further details on entry requirements

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            The BSc in Environmental Earth Science with integrated year studying abroad at Aberystwyth University offers you the unique opportunity to study Environmental Earth Science in one of the most picturesque locations in Europe and undertake a year studying with one of our International or European partners.

            Aberystwyth University’s Department of Geography and Earth Sciences is the most established and experienced department of its kind.

            You will study the core skills in geology and apply these to a wide range of environmental problems. You will be taught field skills which can be applied to solving some of the big issues facing our society such as pollution from human activities like mining and power production or understanding volcanic eruptions and how hazard maps are created. The degree will train you to solve problems and contribute to society. Our facilities are recognised by?Natural Environment Research Council?(NERC).



            Student Satisfaction and Employability Results

            92% overall student satisfaction for the Department of Geography and Earth Sciences (NSS 2020).

            Top 10 in the UK for the subject of Geography & Environmental Science (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019)

            97% of our graduates were in work or further study within 6 months, 4% more than Physical Science graduates nationally, (HESA 2018*)

            Overview

            Why study Environmental Science with integrated year studying abroad at Aberystwyth University?

            • Become a student in a University where the student experience is exceptional and memorable
            • Immerse yourself in a department that informs all students of the innovating research that has impact locally, nationally and internationally
            • Gain a detailed insight into key themes in geography, geology and environmental studies
            • Develop a deeper understanding of the most significant environmental challenges of our time, including climate change and biodiversity loss
            • Gain insight into mass extinctions and what they can tell us about human environment relations today
            • Explore a diverse range of modules which include sustainable development policy, geohazards, wildlife management, and marine biology
            • The course offers flexibility in the modules you choose and the themes that you specialise in
            • Enjoy a diverse range of fieldwork opportunities
            • Benefit from facilities that are recognised by NERC (Natural Environment Research Council)
            • Gain valuable experience of how different countries approach environmental issues with the integrated year studying abroad

            Want to study in Welsh?

            The Department offers a number of modules taught through the medium of Welsh. Check out the module tab for more information.

            Our Staff

            Department of Geography and Earth Science: lecturers are all qualified to PhD level or working towards a PhD.

            Modules

            Please note: The modules listed below are those currently intended for delivery during the next academic year and may be subject to change. They are included here to give an indication of how the course is structured.

            Core

            Module Name Module Code Credit Value
            Advanced Earth Materials GS22620 20
            Chemical Analysis of Natural Materials GS21010 10
            Earth Resources and Environmental Impacts GS23110 10
            Field Skills GS21820 20
            Fundamentals of Geochemistry GS22720 20
            Geographical Information Systems GS23710 10
            Quantitative Data Analysis GS23810 10
            Second Year Environmental Earth Science Tutorial GS22210 10

            Options

            Module Name Module Code Credit Value
            Catchment Systems GS25210 10
            Daearberyglon DA22810 10
            Geohazards GS22810 10
            Geomorffoleg Afonol DA22510 10
            Reconstructing Past Environments GS21910 10
            The Frozen Planet GS23510 10

            Core

            Module Name Module Code Credit Value
            Abroad Year Credits GGS0060 60

            * Also available partially or entirely through the medium of Welsh

            Employability

            What can I do with a degree in Environmental Earth Sciences?

            Our graduates have found employment as environmental consultants, planners, civil servants, surveyors, and in education, amongst many other things.

            Employability is embedded within all our courses. Our degrees provide a solid foundation for a vast array of careers across a range of sectors. In a rapidly shifting global economy, our graduates are adaptable and able to draw on a range of transferable skills, ensuring that they are always in demand.

            The skill sets include:

            • enhanced mathematical and computational skills
            • effective problem solving and creative thinking skills
            • information technology skills
            • the ability to work independently and as part of a team
            • time-management, organisational skills
            • communication skills both written and oral
            • self-motivation and self-reliance

            International Opportunities:

            Alongside employment experience, independent travel is also acknowledged as a key ingredient in student development. To support this, we offer bursaries to support undergraduate travel. Recent destinations have included Uganda, Madagascar, Peru, Mount Etna and the United States.

            Environmental and Earth Sciences students has also established partnerships with European Universities including: the University of Bergen, the University of Oulu, Finland, and the University Centre in Svalbard, giving students the unique experience of studying in one of the world’s most extreme environments.

            We also have strong links with a number of universities in North America. In recent years, our Exchange Co-ordinator has overseen placements at Purdue University (Indiana), the University of Alabama, the University of Georgia, the University of Montana and the University of Ottawa in Canada, giving you numerous options for your year studying abroad.

            Learning & Teaching

            What will I learn?

            The breakdown below will provide you with an illustration of what you may study during the four year degree scheme.

            In your first year you will be introduced to

            • primary (solid earth) and secondary (surface processes) environments
            • past and present environmental changes
            • potential for predicting future changes in our climate and environment
            • field and laboratory skills spanning geology and physical geography

            In your second year you will discover

            • geochemistry
            • the methods of chemical analysis of natural materials
            • how to apply geophysical and geographical techniques used in site investigations
            • quantitative and qualitative data sets

            During your third year, you will undertake your year studying abroad in one of our European or international partnered universities.?

            In your final year you will undertake

            • independent research project or dissertation
            • optional modules including: engineering geology, process glaciology, volcanic activity among many others

            How will I be taught?

            Our courses are taught through lectures, seminars, laboratory and computer practical classes, small group tutorials, field courses and individual supervision of project work.

            How will I be assessed?

            We assess our students through a different range of methods. Some modules are assessed in part through traditional exams, but some have elements of coursework. We also have some modules that may require the student to produce practical reports, oral presentations, the design of web pages, production of short films, or contribution to online discussion forums. Some modules, notably the tutorials and field courses are assessed entirely through coursework.

            Typical Entry Requirements

            UCAS Tariff 120 - 104

            A Levels BBB-CCC to include a science related subject

            GCSE requirements (minimum grade C/4):
            English or Welsh and Mathematics

            BTEC National Diploma:
            DDM-DMM with a specified subject

            International Baccalaureate:
            30-28 points with 5 points in a science subject at Higher Level

            European Baccalaureate:
            75%-65% overall with 7 in a science subject

            The University welcomes applications from students studying the Access to Higher Education Diploma. Our inclusive admissions policy values breadth as well as depth of study. Applicants are selected on their own individual merits, and offers can vary. If you are studying a qualification not listed on this page, please get in touch with the Undergraduate Admissions Office for further advice. Details about the country-specific qualifications the University accepts can be found on our country-specific pages. For further information, contact ug-admissions@aber.ac.uk

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