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Geophysics and Geological Mapping (GEOG3033)

An introduction from Richard Field to the third-year module 'Geophysics and Geological Mapping'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 20th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Geological Hazards and Resources (GEOG3035) NEW

An introduction from Richard Field to the third-year module 'Geological Hazards and Resources'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 20th, 2020 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Environment, Development and Livelihoods (GEOG3011) NEW

An introduction from Sarah Jewitt to the third-year module 'Environment, Development and Livelihoods'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 16th, 2020 0 likes 185 plays 0  

Techniques in Physical Geography (GEOG2003)

An introduction from Suzanne McGowan to the second-year module 'Techniques in Physical Geography'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 16th, 2020 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Geographies of Fashion and Food (GEOG3018) NEW

An introduction from Louise Crewe to the third-year module 'Geographies of Fashion and Food'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 16th, 2020 0 likes 151 plays 0  

Techniques in Human Geography (GEOG2004, GEOG2012) NEW

An introduction from Robert Hearn to the second-year module 'Techniques in Human Geography'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 15th, 2020 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Environmental Change (GEOL2001) for 2020-21

An introduction from Sarah Metcalfe to the second-year module 'Environmental Change', for use for the 2020/21 academic year.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 15th, 2020 0 likes 134 plays 0  

Urban Geography (GEOG2034) for 2020/21

An introduction from Andrew Greenhalgh-Cook to the second year module 'Urban Geography', edited for 2020/21

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 14th, 2020 0 likes 129 plays 0  

GEOG3007 European Urban Geographies

An introduction from Jake Hodder to the third year module 'European Urban Geographies'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 171 plays 0  

GEOG2034 Urban Geography

An introduction from Andrew Greenhalgh-Cook to the second year module 'Urban Geography', edited for 2020/21

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

GEOG2003 / GEOG2012 Techniques in Physical Geography

An introduction from Matthew Jones to the second year module 'Techniques in Physical Geography', edited for 2020/21

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

GEOG2014 Spatial Decision Making

An introduction from Liam Clark to the second year module 'Spatial Decision Making'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 118 plays 0  

GEOG3013 The Cultural Geography of English Landscape

An introduction from David Matless to the third year module 'The Cultural Geography of English Landscape', edited for 2020/21

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 74 plays 0  

GEOG2008 River Processes and Dynamics

Providing you with the foundational knowledge of river processes and dynamics is the ultimate aim of this 20 credit module. We will explore the processes that operate in rivers and the controls on…

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 87 plays 0  

GEOG2013 Rural Environmental Geography

An introduction from Susanne Seymour to the second year module 'Rural Environmental Geography', edited for 2020/21

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 85 plays 0  

GEOL3001 Quaternary Environments

An introduction from Sarah Metcalfe to the third year module 'Quaternary Environments'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 73 plays 0  

GEOL1001 Physical Landscapes of Britain

An introduction from Matthew Jones to the first year module 'Physical Landscapes of Britain', edited for 2020/21

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 56 plays 0  

GEOG2072 Political Geography

An introduction from Jake Hodder to the second year module 'Political Geography'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 131 plays 0  

GEOG3059 Health Geographies

An introduction from Stephanie Coen to the third year module 'Health Geographies'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 162 plays 0  

GEOG3022 Geospatial Technologies: Mobile, Augmented and Virtual

An introduction from Gary Priestnall to the third year module 'Geospatial Technologies: Mobile, Augmented and Virtual'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 76 plays 0  

GEOG3017 Geographies of Violence

An introduction from Isla Forsyth to the third year module 'Geographies of Violence'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 218 plays 0  

GEOL3002 / GEOL4005 / GEOL4006 Global Climate Change

An introduction from Simon Gosling to the third year module 'Global Climate Change'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 136 plays 0  

GEOG3028 Environmental Modelling

An introduction from Simon Gosling to the third year module 'Environmental Modelling'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 96 plays 0  

GEOG3057 Emerging Challenges in Biogeography

An introduction from Franziska Schrodt to the third year module 'Emerging Challenges in Biogeography'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 64 plays 0  

GEOG2021 Earth Observation

An introduction from Giles Foody to the second year module 'Earth Observation'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 114 plays 0  

GEOG3015 Freshwater Management

The module aims to provide an overview of global and UK management - past, current and potential future developments and incorporating geomorphological, hydrological, ecological and social aspects of…

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 96 plays 0  

GEOG3004 Dissertation

An introduction to the third year module 'Dissertation'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 71 plays 0  

GEOG2031 Dissertation Preparation

An introduction to the second year module 'Dissertation Preparation'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

GEOL1002 Earth and Environmental Dynamics

An introduction to the first year module 'Earth and Environmental Dynamics'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

GEOG2017 Cultural and Historical Geography

An introduction from Stephen Legg to the second year module 'Cultural and Historical Geography'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 73 plays 0  

CULT3034 Public Cultures: Protest, Participation and Power

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From  Sarah Woodcock on June 22nd, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

MLAC2183 Introduction to Contemporary Science Fiction

From the turn of the last century with Jules Vernes, to more contemporary authors (Vonarburg) this module will analyse why it is that this literary genre is often considered as a subculture. From the…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 22nd, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

MLAC2133 The Life and Demise of the GDR

This module investigates social developments in GDR society over four decades of communist rule and social changes in Eastern Germany after the demise of the GDR. Students will be introduced to the…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 22nd, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0  

CULT2010 Understanding the Cultural Industries.

We tend to think of films and television programmes in aesthetic and artistic terms: the ways in which media texts may tell us stories or inform us about the world. However, films, television…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 22nd, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

CULT 3038 Global Cinema

This module investigates cinema in global context, using critical and theoretical models surrounding global production, film texts, distribution and reception. Addressing ways films have been made…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 22nd, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

MLAC3115 Twentieth Century German Theatre: From Avantgarde to Virtual World

This module looks at how German-language theatre has responded to the challenge of new forms of media in the course of the twentieth century and at the beginning of the twenty-first century. We will…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 22nd, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

CULT2021 Political Communication, Public Relations and Propaganda

This module looks at political communication in a broad sense: not only institutional and procedural politics and formal structures of power, but also promotional cultures, the politics of dissent…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 22nd, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

GEOG3018 Geography of Fashion and Food

An introduction by Louise Crewe to the third year module 'Geography of Fashion and Food'

From  Gabrielle Beckley on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Research Tutorial (GEOG2030)

An introduction from David Beckingham to the second year module 'Research Tutorial'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on April 20th, 2020 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Patterns of Life (GEOG2009)

An introduction from Adam Algar to the second year module 'Patterns of Life'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on April 20th, 2020 0 likes 113 plays 0  

Economic Geography (GEOG2016)

An introduction from Nick Clare to the second year module 'Economic Geography'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on April 20th, 2020 0 likes 110 plays 0  

Exploring Place (GEOG1017)

An introduction from David Matless to the first year module 'Exploring Place'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on April 19th, 2020 0 likes 52 plays 0  

On Earth and Life (GEOG1014)

An introduction from Richard Field to the first year module 'On Earth and Life'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on April 19th, 2020 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Globalisation: Economy, Space and Power (GEOG1018)

An introduction from Thom Davies to the first year module 'Globalisation'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on April 19th, 2020 0 likes 48 plays 0  

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GEOG1010)

An introduction from Gary Preistnall to the first year module 'Introduction to Geographic Information Systems'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on April 19th, 2020 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Exploring Human Geography (GEOG1008)

The module provides you with introductory knowledge about current issues in human geography. It critically examines the complex relations between people and places through key themes and concepts in…

From  Gabrielle Beckley on April 19th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Interpreting Geographical Data (GEOG1004)

This module provides the basic statistical concepts and techniques required for the study of geography. spreadsheets and statistical packages introduction to statistical concepts descriptive…

From  Gabrielle Beckley on April 17th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Tutorial (GEOG1005)

Small group tutorials in both the autumn and spring semesters in which emphasis will be placed on discussion, essay writing and seminar presentations which will be based on topics in the qualifying…

From  Gabrielle Beckley on April 17th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Sarah Speight on Module Intro Videos

Sarah Speight is asked her opinion on module intro videos (aka Module In A Minute).

From  Sarah Woodcock on March 11th, 2020 0 likes 69 plays 0  

AMCS2055 Key Texts in American Social and Political Thought

This module will analyse key texts in the history of American political and social thought, from the colonial period to the present. Students will be introduced to debates over such issues as…

From  Sarah Woodcock on March 3rd, 2020 0 likes 71 plays 0  

AMCS3053 American Madness: Mental Illness in History and Culture

This module will provide a historical survey of perceptions and experiences of mental illness in the United States from c.1870 to the present, engaging with such categories as melancholia, hysteria,…

From  Sarah Woodcock on March 3rd, 2020 0 likes 77 plays 0  

AMCS3067 The Special Relationship, Spit and Slavery: Britain and the US 1776-1877

This module encourages students to reassess the Anglo-American relationship during an era of major upheaval in both nations (1776-1877). Taking students from the American Revolution through to the…

From  Sarah Woodcock on March 3rd, 2020 0 likes 70 plays 0  

LIBA2001 Objects: Design and Communication

In this module students will explore how objects have altered our habits, values and identities in the modern era. We live in a world defined by objects, we buy, we collect, we make and we recycle…

From  Sarah Woodcock on March 3rd, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

MLAC2158 Contemporary Translation Studies

This module introduces students to the theories which have developed over the past forty or fifty years in the field of Translation Studies, such as equivalence and domestication/foreignisation, and…

From  Sarah Woodcock on March 3rd, 2020 0 likes 83 plays 0  

CULT3018 Screen Encounters: Audiences and Engagement

This module will explore the multiple relationships that audiences (as viewers, users and players) have with screen media (film, television, gaming and digital media) and the relationship between…

From  Sarah Woodcock on March 3rd, 2020 0 likes 26 plays 0  

AMCS1001 Race, Power, Money and the Making of North America 1607-1900

This module will provide a broad introduction to North American history from Europen colonization to the end of nineteenth century. This is seen as a `core' module, which will give a grounding…

From  Sarah Woodcock on March 3rd, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

AMCS3069 American Magazine Culture: Journalism, Advertising and Fiction from Independence to the Internet Age

The magazine has been one of the most accessible and one of the most influential cultural forms in America since the mid-18th century. From the wide-ranging political and literary magazines of this…

From  Sarah Woodcock on March 3rd, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

LIBA1001 Explorations: Space and Place

On this module we will examine interdisciplinary approaches to ideas of space and place. Thinking about these two mutually-informed concepts, this module will enable students to develop an…

From  Sarah Woodcock on March 3rd, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

MLAC2137 Translation Portfolio

Students will be required to build up a portfolio of translations of different text types, such as technical, scientific, promotional, academic, or journalistic texts. Through the practices of…

From  Sarah Woodcock on March 3rd, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

MLAC3134 Business & Society in Spain ESP

The main themes this module (that is taught in Spanish) addresses include the economic legacy of dictatorship, Spanish business’ response to globalisation, and the relationship between the…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 9th, 2019 0 likes 71 plays 0  

MLAC3134 Business & Society in Spain ENG

The main themes this module (that is taught in Spanish) addresses include the economic legacy of dictatorship, Spanish business’ response to globalisation, and the relationship between the…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 9th, 2019 0 likes 81 plays 0  

MLAC2053 French New Wave Cinema

This module involves close study of four films from the pathbreaking post-war movement in French film, the New Wave. As well as learning the techniques of film study, students are encouraged to…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 8th, 2019 0 likes 32 plays 0  

MLAC2054 Serbian and Croatian Literature

This module explores the extraordinary destinies and thought-provoking works of the writers from former Yugoslavia from the First World War to the Second World War and the Holocaust to the Yugoslav…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 8th, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

MLAC2051 Media in Russia

If you want to improve your language as well as your general knowledge about Russia and what it means to be Russian – choose this module. You will learn about advertising, social media, TV and…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 8th, 2019 0 likes 37 plays 0  

CULT3041 Working in the Cultural Industries

The cultural and creative industries are at the forefront of government strategies across the world for developing post-industrial economies, are seen as exciting places to work, and regularly…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 8th, 2019 0 likes 10 plays 0  

MLAC1155 The Clash of Empires

This module embarks on an exciting journey through space and time to explore the great empires which clashed over a small but important corner of Europe: the Balkan peninsula.

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 8th, 2019 0 likes 31 plays 0  

MLAC3162 German Colonialism: History, Memory, Literature

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 52 plays 0  

MLAC3165 Individual & Society

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 70 plays 0  

MLAC3145 Translation and Linguistic Exchange

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0  

MLAC3158 Language Contact & French

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 72 plays 0  

MLAC3157 Subtitling and Dubbing from French into English

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 35 plays 0  

MLAC3159 French Avant-Garde

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 31 plays 0  

MLAC3174 Translation and Linguistic Exchange

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

MLAC3142 People and Propaganda

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 27 plays 0  

MLAC3089 Dissertation in French Studies

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0  

MLAC2177 Sociolinguistics: An Introduction

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 79 plays 0  

MLAC3079 Mythology in German literature

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 46 plays 0  

MLAC2169 On Location - Cinematic Explorations of Contemporary France

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 39 plays 0  

MLAC2151 Contemporary French Cinema and Social Issues

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 102 plays 0  

MLAC3124 French Documentary Cinema

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 31 plays 0  

MLAC2168 European Silent Cinema

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 49 plays 0  

MLAC2167 Art and Contemporary Visual Culture in France

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 84 plays 0  

MLAC2119 Media in Germany

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 35 plays 0  

MLAC2122 Enlightenment Literature

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 23 plays 0  

MLAC2053 French New Wave Cinema

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 70 plays 0  

MLAC2117 Huit Tableaux

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 75 plays 0  

MLAC2054 Serbian and Croatian Literature

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

MLAC2184 La France en guerre - mémoires de la Première guerre mondiale

This module will introduce students to aspects of the First World War in France and in its colonial empire via the study of primary historical sources and historiography.

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 39 plays 0  

CULT3019 The New Hollywood

This module examines sixty years of change in Hollywood, looking at key historical moments in which filmmakers, critics, audiences, and academics have declared the dawning of something…

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 18 plays 0  

MLAC3094 La République Gaullienne

This module tells the story of how one man, Charles de Gaulle, rescued and reshaped the French Republic in 1958, before being rejected by a people that no longer loved him in 1969.

From  Sarah Woodcock on June 7th, 2019 0 likes 73 plays 0  

Environmental Change (GEOL2001)

An introduction from Sarah Metcalfe to the second year module 'Environmental Change'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on October 5th, 2017 0 likes 135 plays 0  

Geological Hazards and Resources (GEOG3035)

An introduction from Paul Nathanail to the third-year module 'Geological Hazards and Resources'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on September 29th, 2017 0 likes 92 plays 0  

Sedimentology and Palaeontology (GEOG2059)

An introduction from George Swann to the second-year module 'Sedimentology and Palaeontology'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on January 26th, 2017 0 likes 174 plays 0  

Geographies of Fashion and Food (GEOG3018)

An introduction from Louise Crewe to the third-year module 'Geographies of Fashion and Food'.

From  Gabrielle Beckley on November 24th, 2016 0 likes 203 plays 0