20 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: This module offers students a chance to explore urban geographies from new angles, which emphasise creative, experimental and subversive ways of seeing and doing geography. Through readings and seminars, students will be exposed to experimental fieldwork ideas and methods. This module will include a residential fieldclass in a UK city, during which time students will conduct individual fieldwork projects, whilst also engaging with fieldwork collectively. To attend this field class you will need to select this module by the end of the first Add/Drop period in Semester 1 (i.e., by the end of Week 2). After this point we will close the module to new students, and if you Drop this module at a later date, you might be subject to any cancellation fee we incur.

Restrictions on availability: Only available to students on GEOU programmesTo attend the field class you will need to select the module by the end of the first Add/Drop period in Semester 1 (i.e., by the end of Week 2).

Teaching Methods: Seminars, Fieldwork, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Geography):

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Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK