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Our Geology degree offers a broad education in the geosciences from the processes that govern the Earth's surface and interior, to the interactions between society and the Earth.
You'll study all the essential geoscience disciplines: the sedimentary, igneous and metamorphic origins of rocks and minerals; the evolution of life on Earth; plate tectonics and the structural deformation of rocks; natural hazards and climate change; geotechnics; geological mapping and fieldwork; the sustainable management of natural resources and the development of clean geoenergy.
There's a strong emphasis on applying your knowledge in the real world through practical hands-on learning and field trips, and you'll be equipped with all the geological skills necessary to understand and work in the modern world.
A-level: ABB including two from Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Geography or Environmental Studies (not both), Mathematics, and Physics.
Where an A-Level Science subject is taken, we require a pass in the practical science element, alongside the achievement of the A-Level at the stated grade.
Excludes A-Level General Studies or Critical Thinking.
Extended Project Qualification (EPQ): We recognise the value of this qualification and the effort and skills required to undertake it, where an applicant is taking the EPQ this may attract an alternative offer in addition to the standard offer. The EPQ taken with A-Levels, for example, could be BBB with an A in the EPQ.
GCSE: English and Mathematics at grade C (4) or above, or an equivalent English language or Mathematics qualification. We will accept Level 2 Functional Skills English in lieu of GCSE English.
English language requirements
IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each section.
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