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Human Geography and Urban Studies (Research)

London School of Economics and Political Science

12 months
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24456 GBP/year
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About

This Human Geography and Urban Studies (Research) programme from London School of Economics and Political Science provides an understanding of the key themes of contemporary geographical thought and allows you to develop an appreciation of the methodological implications of such theoretical developments.

Overview

Human geography and urban studies are dynamic and pertinent areas of the social sciences, drawing together concerns with space, economy, society and the environment. In addition to the understanding key geographical themes and methodology insight, you will be able to develop a substantive field of research interest.

This Human Geography and Urban Studies (Research) programme from London School of Economics and Political Science will be of interest if you have studied geography or a related social science subject at undergraduate level and are now looking for a more focused introduction to human geographical research. It is designed as preparation for study at PhD level, as well as further training in a broad range of substantive geographical and environmental themes. It draws on the breadth of theoretical understanding, research expertise and practical experience in the Department as well as the strength of LSE’s offering across the social sciences, allowing for learning in specialised courses elsewhere in LSE.

Careers

Many graduates from this programme go on to do PhD degrees, while others enter a wide variety of employment including consultancy, the public sector and education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Debates in Human Geography Seminar
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Upper second class honours degree (2:1) or equivalent in geography or social science.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24456 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 24456 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    15816 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15816 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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