10 Credits SPRING

Pre-requisites: GEO150


Aims/Description: The ability to undertake independent research is a key skill in a Geography degree and in many areas of future employment. This module provides a background to undertaking research and practical experience in undertaking small research projects.

Restrictions on availability: Not available to other degrees.

Staff Contact: Dr Darrel Swift
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Fieldwork, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, Field work

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