Students will complete specialist modules in human geography and cognate disciplines, and participate in a theory and methods school with students from Cardiff and Swansea universities. Students can expect to be part of an energetic postgraduate community and participate in the Department’s active and inclusive research culture.
Students graduating from this Society, Space and Place course at Aberystwyth University will have acquired a high level of competence in
- research design
- data gathering
- data analysis
- key concepts and debates in the spatial social sciences and humanities
Our graduates have taken a wide variety of career pathways:
- Social and economic research consultancy
- Strategic Research Consultancy
- Marketing and Strategy Development
- Planning roles across various market sectors
- Information technology operations manager
- Local and national government
- Civil Service
- International, investment, and private banking
- Human Geography Theory and Method
- Key Concepts and Debates in Human Geography
- Principles of Research Design
- Qualitative Data Collection and Analysis
- Quantitative Data Collection and Analysis (for social scientists)
- Concepts and Sources in Heritage Studies
- Ecocriticism and Ecocinema
- Global Climate Change: Debates and Impacts
- International Politics
- Science, Place and Victorian Culture
- The Making of Modern Wales
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesGeography International Relations View 127 other Masters in Geography in United Kingdom
- A good 2:2 Bachelors (Honours) degree in a relevant subject area, or equivalent. Non-graduates will be considered individually based on relevant work experience.
- Applicants are encouraged to submit an up-to-date CV as part of their application.
International15500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15500 GBP per year during 12 months.
National7650 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7650 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Aberystwyth
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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