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Dundee Geography ranked top in UK by 2014 National Student Survey

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Both Geography disciplines at Dundee - Human and Social Geography and Physical Geography and Environmental Science – were ranked top in the UK on overall student satisfaction, with 100% overall satisfaction. Geography disciplines at Dundee were in the top 10 in the UK across the individual NSS themes for: Teaching on the Course, Academic Support, Learning Resources and Personal Development. Human and Social Geography and...

Study to analyse World Cup impact on Brazil’s children

The World Cup is in full swing in Brazil but what will be the effects of such a huge sporting event on the country’s children? A study led by the University of Dundee, in collaboration with the Pontifical Catholic University in Rio de Janeiro, is to examine potential human rights violations towards children around the World Cup. “Sporting mega events like the World Cup have a huge impact on the countries which host...