Geography - exchange modules

The School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences at Plymouth University offers some of the biggest and best geography courses in the UK. We have an excellent reputation for the quality of our teaching and an internationally recognised research centre, the Centre for Research in Environment and Society (CeRES). 

The following undergraduate and postgraduate modules area available to exchange students studying geography at the University of Plymouth. Further information about our courses can be found within the School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Conditions:

  • You can choose to study modules from different years, but it is your responsibility to ensure that there is no timetable clash. 
  • Undergraduate students cannot take-on masters level modules.

First year modules

All modules are 20 credits

Semester 1:

  • GGX1205: Geographical Journeys
  • GGP1205: Catchments and Coasts
  • GGH1202: Changing Places

Semester 2:

  • GGX1206: Geography and Sustainability
  • GGP1206: Environment and Climate
  • GGH1203: Culture, Society and Space

Second year modules

All modules are 20 credits.

Semester 1:

  • GGH2206: Nature, Country and Society
  • GGH2207: Transport, Travel and Mobilities
  • GGP2206: Quaternary to Anthropocene
  • GGP2207: Catchment to Coast
  • GGX2203a: Geographical Information Systems

Semester 2:

  • GGX2204: Fieldwork in Geography
  • HTM216: Tourism, Development and Culture
  • ENVS2005: Weather and Climate
  • GGX2203b: Geographical Information Systems

Third year modules

All modules are 20 credits.

Semester 1:

  • GGH3200: The Competitive City
  • GGH3201: Geographies of Citizenship
  • GGP3200: Restoring Freshwater Environments
  • GGP3206: Desert Environments

Semester 2:

  • GGH3202: Geographies of Landscape
  • GGH3206: Changing States and Global Political Geography
  • GGP3202: Tectonic Geomorphology
  • GGP3204: Biological Conservation
  • GGP3205: Global Climate Change