Advanced Field Research (Physical Environments) module (GE32025)

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  • To enable students to extend their theoretical and practical knowledge of physical environments and related human impacts through advanced fieldwork.
  • To enable students to gain experience in formulating a physical geography/ environmental science research project and the practical experience of undertaking a field-based research project.
  • To develop higher-level field skills in observation, measurement and reporting.
  • To provide an opportunity for group-based field work and student-led learning in an unfamiliar context.