Students combining Geography with another subject are registered at SOAS but receive tuition in Geography at KCL's Strand campus, and enjoy the facilities of both colleges. Applicants should apply to SOAS only. The Department of Geography at King's College London (KCL) includes a concentration of scholars and specialists in the geography of Africa and Asia. Several courses also include examples from Latin America.
Geography: All years: Modules include: Cities: exploration in urban geography; climate variability, change and society; cultural landscapes: North American style; ecological and cultural biogeography; economic and social change in Post'War Europe; environmental remote sensing; environmental risk, governance and society; global cities: processes, problems and policies; historical geographies of urbanism; natural hazards; desert environments; development geographies: livelihood and policy contexts; environmental thought and practice: politics, concept and management; gendered geographies of development and globalisation; Japanese environments; political economy of hazardscapes; social theory and the environment; territoriality, state, and nation: political geography in the developing world; third world political ecology; tropical forests in a changing environment. Tibetan Year 1: Cultural History of Tibet; 2 other units. Year 2: 1 Core Unit; 1 Optional Unit; 2 Other Units. Year 3: Year abroad. Year 4: Independent study project in Tibetan language and literature (using language sources); options: Intermediate modern Tibetan; intermediate classical Tibetan; Tibetan historical and biographical literature; readings in Mahayana Sutra literature; Tibetan Buddhist texts from central Asia; Tibetan Buddhism; independent study in Tibetan language and literature; independent study project in Tibetan language and literature (using language sources).
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