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Geography, Politics and Sociology

Modules in Geography, Politics and Sociology

Module Stage Total Credits
GEO1015 Contemporary Human Geography of the UK 1 20 Credits
GEO1016 Contemporary Human Geography of the UK (Semester 1 for Exchange Students) 1 10 Credits
GEO1020 Introduction to Physical Geography 1 20 Credits
GEO1022 Environmental Issues (Semester 2 for Exchange Students) 1 10 Credits
GEO1100 Interconnected World: Development, Social and Political Geographies - Semester 2 1 10 Credits
GEO1102 Interconnected World: Foundations and Economic Geographies - Semester 1 1 10 Credits
POL1000 Introduction to Politics and History 1 20 Credits
POL1017 Governing Under Pressure: The Politics of the UK & EU 1 20 Credits
POL1032 Introduction to International Politics 1 20 Credits
POL1047 Power, Participation and Democracy: Comparative Perspectives 1 20 Credits
POL1048 Foundations of Modern Political Thought 1 20 Credits
POL1131 Studying Political Economy: Ideas, Theories and Skills 1 20 Credits
SOC1027 Comparing Cultures 1 20 Credits
SOC1029 Doing Sociology 1 20 Credits
SOC1030 The Sociological Imagination: An Introduction to the Discipline 1 20 Credits
SOC1031 Knowing in Sociology: An Introduction to Theory, Methods and Epistemology 1 20 Credits
SOC1032 Politics and Society 1 20 Credits
SOC1033 Understanding Everyday Life 1 20 Credits
GEO2043 Key Methods for Human Geographers 2 20 Credits
GEO2106 Earth Surface Processes (Inactive) 2 20 Credits
GEO2107 Climate and Environmental Change: Present, Future and Past (Inactive) 2 20 Credits
GEO2110 Social Geographies 2 20 Credits
GEO2114 Economic Geographies: Semester 1 (study abroad) 2 10 Credits
GEO2127 Doing Physical Geography Research: Theory and Practice 2 20 Credits
GEO2129 Development & Globalisation - Semester 1 (Study Abroad) 2 10 Credits
GEO2130 Development & Globalisation - Semester 2 (Study Abroad) 2 10 Credits
GEO2135 Rivers 2 20 Credits
GEO2136 Reconstructing Quaternary Environments 2 20 Credits
GEO2137 Key Methods for Physical Geographers 2 20 Credits
GEO2138 Community Volunteering: A Geography Perspective 2 20 Credits
GEO2226 Glacial Environments 2 20 Credits
POL2012 Politics of the Middle East 2 20 Credits
POL2022 Government and Politics of the USA 2 20 Credits
POL2034 The Politics and Policy of the European Union 2 20 Credits
POL2078 Critical International Politics 2 20 Credits
POL2081 Research Methods in Politics 2 20 Credits
POL2082 Political Violence and the Modern State 2 20 Credits
POL2087 Contemporary Russian Politics 2 20 Credits
POL2088 The Politics of Africa: Africa's place in Global Politics 2 20 Credits
POL2090 Contemporary Political Philosophy 2 20 Credits
POL2091 The Politics of Happiness 2 20 Credits
POL2092 Party Politics: Quantitative Analysis of Parties Systems and Voter Choice 2 20 Credits
POL2093 Politics, Participation and Citizenship in the Digital Age 2 20 Credits
POL2094 The United Nations- An introduction to International Organisation and global governance 2 20 Credits
POL2095 Politics Work Experience - Student Engagement 2 20 Credits
POL2096 Politics Work Placement 2 20 Credits
SOC2038 Conceptualising Gender 2 20 Credits
SOC2056 Sociology of Health and Illness 2 20 Credits
SOC2058 Understanding Social Change and Transformation 2 20 Credits
SOC2067 Consumer Cultures: An Anthropological Perspective 2 20 Credits
SOC2069 Researching Social Life I 2 20 Credits
SOC2071 The Sociology of Childhood 2 20 Credits
SOC2074 Spectacle, Image and Media: The Sociology of Visual Cultures (Inactive) 2 20 Credits
SOC2082 Politics of the Arts 2 20 Credits
SOC2084 Social Invention of Central Europe (Inactive) 2 20 Credits
SOC2085 Refugees and Displacement: Borders, Camps, and Asylum 2 20 Credits
SOC2086 Crime, Culture and Society 2 20 Credits
GEO3041 Geographies of Commodities 3 20 Credits
GEO3063 Militarism: Space and Society 3 20 Credits
GEO3075 Glacial Meltwater Processes and Products 3 20 Credits
GEO3102 Geopolitics 3 20 Credits
GEO3103 Geographies of Money 3 20 Credits
GEO3108 International and Historical Perspectives on Race 3 20 Credits
GEO3110 Tectonic Geomorphology 3 20 Credits
GEO3114 Local and Regional Development 3 20 Credits
GEO3117 Global Water Resources (Inactive) 3 20 Credits
GEO3118 Ice Age World 3 20 Credits
GEO3125 Caribbean Societies: development, voice and the everyday 3 20 Credits
GEO3129 Everyday Geographies (Inactive) 3 20 Credits
GEO3131 Aerial Geographies (Inactive) 3 20 Credits
GEO3132 Climate Change Debate: Science, Politics and Public Views 3 20 Credits
GEO3134 Geographies of Sustainability 3 20 Credits
GEO3135 Geographies of Gender and Generation 3 20 Credits
GEO3136 Applied Geomorphology and Natural Hazards 3 20 Credits
GEO3138 Glacial Environments (Inactive) 3 20 Credits
GEO3139 Geographies of Mobility and Communications 3 20 Credits
GEO3141 Cities of the Global South 3 20 Credits
GEO3142 Weather, Climate Science & Modelling (Inactive) 3 20 Credits
GEO3143 Community Volunteering: A Geography Perspective 3 20 Credits
GEO3144 Landslides from Pole to Pole 3 20 Credits
GEO3146 Geographies of Working Lives 3 20 Credits
POL3059 Democracy and the Constitution 3 20 Credits
POL3063 European Union: Decision-Making Simulation (Inactive) 3 20 Credits
POL3077 Global Poverty and Global Politics 3 20 Credits
POL3078 Britain and the European Union 3 20 Credits
POL3079 The Government and Politics of Italy 3 20 Credits
POL3092 Political Parties and Elections in the UK 3 20 Credits
POL3095 The United Nations in a Global World (Inactive) 3 20 Credits
POL3098 War, Genocide, Terror: Understanding Organised Violence 3 20 Credits
POL3099 Power, Security & Protest in the Middle East 3 20 Credits
POL3100 History of World Political Thought 3 20 Credits
POL3101 Race, Identity and Postcolonial Politics (Inactive) 3 20 Credits
POL3102 Peace in (Western) Political Philosophy and International Relations (Inactive) 3 20 Credits
POL3104 The Fall and Rise of China 3 20 Credits
POL3105 The New Scramble for Africa (Inactive) 3 20 Credits
POL3106 Democracy in Deeply Divided Societies 3 20 Credits
POL3108 The Politics of the Far Right in Europe 3 20 Credits
POL3109 Gender, Campaigns and Media 3 20 Credits
POL3110 International Organization and Diplomacy 3 20 Credits
POL3111 UK Parliamentary Studies 3 20 Credits
POL3112 Revitalising British Democracy 3 20 Credits
POL3113 Politics Work Experience - Research 3 20 Credits
SOC3045 Regulating Sexuality 3 20 Credits
SOC3073 Exploring Social Complexity 3 20 Credits
SOC3077 Making People: Anthropology of Belonging, Life and Death 3 20 Credits
SOC3078 Dreamworlds: Society and the utopian imagination 3 20 Credits
SOC3088 THE SOCIOLOGY OF 'CELEBRITY' (Inactive) 3 20 Credits
SOC3089 Memory, identity and nation-building in eastern Europe: The view from anthropology 3 20 Credits
SOC3090 Investigating the Body: Sociological Debates about the Social, Legal and Creative Management of the Human Body 3 20 Credits
SOC3091 CSI Newcastle: The Sociology of the Forensic Sciences 3 20 Credits
SOC3092 Moral Dilemmas, Judgements and Debates: The Anthropology of Rights and Wrongs 3 20 Credits