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What will I learn?

"Develop as a global citizen with our BSc in Geography, Climate Change and Society. A cutting-edge degree which provides a firm foundation for an environmental career in climate studies, sustainability science, environmental justice and advocacy.Our BSc Geography, Climate Change and Society is designed to nurture the next generation of ‘Global Citizens’ by developing a holistic appreciation of the biggest challenge facing humankind – that of rapid human-induced climate change and the environmental and economic impacts associated with it.We explore the role of society and culture in responding to our climate crisis in a sustainable way at local, national and international levels. We provide a thorough grounding in climate and land system science, whilst developing your practical understanding of emerging green technologies and new modes of sustainable living. We provide internationally recognised and certified training in Carbon Literacy.We also expose our students to the contentious but critical debates about managing our changing environment, and provide exciting opportunities to:consider the politics and governance of sustainability and climate changeexplore the complexity of the links between economic activity, lifestyles and climate changeevaluate practical adaptation and mitigation strategiesdevelop the skills needed to communicate with a wide range of stakeholders including the public and critical decision-makersWhat role will environmental advocates play in responding to the climate crisis? Can we create environmentally just sustainable societies for the future? Will you be part of the necessary changes?To ensure your employability, the course will seek accreditation through the Institute of Environmental Science providing our graduates with their first steps to a rewarding environmental career as a Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv).Fieldwork opportunities are embedded throughout the course both as a series of residentials and single day visits. In Year 1 (3 day UK residential), in Year 2 a series of day visits associated with each module (5 – 6 across the year) and in Year 3 a substantive overseas field course, using sustainable travel (trains) to visit cities such as Amsterdam / Copenhagen who are at the forefront of green issues and sustainable city living. It is going to be offered with a placement year opportunity.On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: BSc (Hons) Geography, Climate Change and Society"

Which department am I in?

Justice, Security and Sustainability

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£16,750.00 (US$ 20,202) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

September 2023


Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus)

College Road,


ST4 2DE, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Two SAT I scores with a minimum of 550 in each. IELTS score of 6.0 overall with 5.5 in each component or an equivalent approved qualification.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University is an outstanding choice for students who prioritise teaching excellence.

  • Shortlisted for University of the Year (THE 2020)
  • Several vibrant campuses to choose from across
  • High investment in new, cutting-edge facilities
  • 78% of research rated as world leading

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