Applied and Environmental Geology MGeol
This degree gives you masters-level expertise in geological resources, and you will undertake an independent research project on a topic that interests you. It has never been more important to find geoscience solutions to resource challenges, and you can be part of it.
Teaching and learning
Our courses have a practical emphasis and are based on sound theoretical understanding.
You will be assessed through a combination of coursework, fieldwork, independent reports and projects, seminars, oral and poster presentations and computer-based tests, as well as formal exams.
We place a strong emphasis on safety training, time management, and student initiative.
Your personal tutor will provide you with individually tailored academic support throughout your degree. You will receive non-assessed feedback on every module to help you improve and prepare for your assessed work.
Through the Student-Staff Committee you can raise any issues relating to your studies and suggest course developments.
There is a real sense of community within Geology. The lecturers are incredibly approachable.