Kingston University London

Course Introduction

If you are interested in the challenges associated with climate change, development pressures, water resources and environmental pollution, this course is ideal. You will learn to understand, monitor and evaluate the Earth's environmental systems, and predict, manage and respond to environmental challenges on global, regional and local scales. The Hazards and Disasters pathway is ideal if you want to focus your study on the causes of environmental hazards (such as earthquakes, volcanoes, hurricanes, floods and tsunamis) and how to plan and manage the related emergencies

Course Modules

Example of modules: Year 1 - Foundation. Year 2- Introduction to Physical Geography and Environmental Hazards; Digital Earth and Spatial Analysis; Understanding the Environment; Research and Fieldwork Methods. Year 3 - Cartography, Remote Sensing and Spatial Analysis; Geomorphology and Geophysical Hazards; Disaster Risk Reduction; Design Management of Environmental Projects. Year 4 - GIS: Transforming Geography and Environment; Disaster Management; The Challenge of Climate Change; Research Project.

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Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Full Time Including Foundation Year
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) Other Fees