The Geography department aims to increase your knowledge and understanding about the physical and human environment around you. You will also develop many useful skills such as mapping, gathering of data and presentation techniques. Fieldwork trips are an essential part of our courses and give you a chance to get out into the real world and see the Geography around you for yourself!
Geographical careers: Studying Geography has a direct relevance to careers such as cartography, landscape management, emergency management, environmental consultancy and the leisure and tourism industries. However, Geography also provides you with many basic skills that are useful in a huge range of careers. More and more Geography graduates are now finding themselves in jobs that include banking, advertising, the media, business management and the armed forces. These careers require a whole range of general skills that Geography helps you develop such as the collection and analysis of data, problem solving skills and some general knowledge of the world. You are always welcome to visit the Geography Department to get more information or to discuss the many interesting career paths Geography can lead to.
- Mrs Stephen – PT Faculty (JobShare)
- Mr Simpson – PT Faculty (JobShare)
- Mrs Esslemont
- Mr Buchanan
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