Landscape and Territory
Students have the opportunity to develop an advanced critical appreciation of cultural and political geography with perspectives on landscape and territory. Students master an array of analytical and interpretive techniques crucial to engaging with a range of pressing modern issues, including surveillance, regulation and control, as well as more fundamental human phenomena such as ethnicity, gender and the contestation of power.
A 2.1 Honours degree; non-graduates with at least 2 years of relevant full-time work experience are welcome to apply for any Master's course, in this instance applications will be judged on an individual basis.
Modules include: key concepts and debates in human geography; engaging landscape; encountering territory; research methods in human geography; dissertation. Optional modules: environmental policy and sustainability; postgraduate work experience; regional policy and governance; postgraduate work experience; rural economy, society and policy.
Part 1 of the course is delivered and assessed through lectures, tutorials and essay projects. In part 2, the successful acceptance of the dissertation (up to 20,000 words) leads to the award of an MA.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 11,750 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,000 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 5,875 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 11,750 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 3,000 per Academic year (home fees)||18 months|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 5,875 per Academic year (overseas fees)||18 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Penglais Campus||Aberystwyth||SY23 3AR||Wales|
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