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Geographical Research Skills (Module)

Module description

This module offers a choice from a range of research skills seminars and practical sessions covering such topics as: Remote Sensing; Modelling; Interviews and Analysis; ‘Text’ and analysis; and Case Studies and Mixed Methods.  Depending on the student’s pathway, some options will be prescribed sessions in order to ensure the skills training necessary for the pathway and some options may have limited numbers.  A comprehensive list of seminars and practical sessions will be circulated before the start of this module and students will be asked to make their selections before the end of Term 1.

*Please note that module information is indicative and may change from year to year.


Staff information


Teaching pattern

Various seminars & practical sessions; group presentations arranged by fieldtrip

Module assessment - more information

2 x essays (50% each)

Key information

Module code 5SSG2061

Credit level 5

Assessment coursework

Credit value 15 credits

Semester Semester 2 (spring)

Study abroad module No