Introduce and critique the concepts and debates surrounding conventional notions of transport geography and the role of mobility in framing a your skills as independent researchers by requiring you to identify a real-world issue or problem which you investigate in the intensive research essay you will. In this module we aim to enhance your employability through the encouragement and development of personal skills and confidence in critical thinking, contributions to discussion, and two essays (one set essay and one around a self -defined relevant topic) we integrate critical engagement with news. Emeritus professor of human geography school of geography, earth and environmental sciences (nc) (faculty of science & engineering (nc)) a427, portland square, drake circus, plymouth, devon, pl4 8aa qualifications ba ( hons) geography university of exeter phd historical geography university of exeter. This module offers geographical approaches and tools to help you understand this as a complex, and enduring set of global crises vitally, we will also pay particular attention to possible responses in this module you will learn from: lectures, course readings (which include relevant non-textual sources. Let's consider the question: 'whenever there is conflict, there can only be winners and losers' how far do you agree with this view you will hav. Assessment assessment will vary by module, but will include coursework essays , seminar papers, presentations and a 15,000-word dissertation below are a few examples of initial jobs undertaken by graduates of university of exeter geography masters programmes this information has been taken from the.
Our field courses are among the most inspirational, rewarding and enjoyable experiences as an undergraduate student at the university of exeter they form an integral part of your degree, positioned at the very heart of our teaching in geography as one of the keystones of geographical understanding, field courses. Scheduled learning and teaching, 1, climate change quiz scheduled learning and teaching, 5, met office field trip guided independent study, 52, reading linked to supplement lectures guided independent study, 40, reading and preparation for debates and essay writing guided independent study. In the case of the grand challenges video you will be required instead to submit a 2000 word essay related to the theme of the original video showing critical engagement with the issue tackled in the case of the reflective blog you will be required instead to submit a 1400 word reflective essay on. Module description this module draws on the sub-discipline of 'animal geography' it seeks to investigate how animals co-constitute and interact with various human social practices in this module we will consider the 'placing' of animals within scientific disciplines and our practical lived experiences.
Form of assessment, size of the assessment (eg length / duration), ilos assessed, feedback method essay plan including references, 1 page a4, 1-12, written. Social geography is a broad sub-discipline within human geography that is concerned with the social contexts and social processes that shape space and place in this module group based essay planning exercise in coursework workshop, 2 x 1 hour workshops, all, oral group feedback discussion.
The module will be taught using lecture-based classes, workshops and tutorials and is one of the core modules you study as part of a ba geography degree, as well as being core for fch students wishing to undertake a human geography field trip and / or dissertation research methods are presented in. In geography, students are expected to put a reference list at the back of their essays and other work, not a bibliography a reference list specifies all the references directly cited or referred to in the text, whereas a bibliography lists all the texts read or consulted in preparation for that piece of coursework, not. The main aim of this module is to provide you with the opportunity to undertake your own independent and original piece of research and enable you to display your skills in tackling specific geographical issues in some depth the essence of the work is that you are able to demonstrate your ability to.
This module focuses on the place of social theory in the development of research agendas in contemporary human geography it provides a of interest to you this is a compulsory module for second year ba geography programmes scheduled learning and teaching, 6, essay discussion workshops. Module title, the geography of monsters: science, society and environmental risk in this module we look at these kinds of monstrous problems and discuss how a geographical imagination can help us make sense of and critically engage guided independent study, 40, essay planning and revision. Moreover, you are expected to have an excellent command of excel and most importantly have a positive attitude towards using mathematical equations in excel and statistical tests which will be needed for your essay assessment you are also expected to participate in assessed group presentations and.
Finding references · review policy email this article (login required) email the author (login required) about the author john wylie http://geographyexeterac uk/staff/indexphpweb_id=john_wylie university of exeter united kingdom head of geography, and professor of cultural geography journal content. Essay writing guide essays are intended to develop, test and show your capacity for acquiring knowledge and understanding, and for presenting an argument on the basis of that knowledge and understanding writing essays should also make the subject more interesting to you and give you the chance to be creative.