Study Abroad and Exchanges

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: Economic, Social and Political Geographies - Semester 2 1 10 Credits
GEO1102 Interconnected World: Foundations and Development 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
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 Global Environmental Change 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
GEO2227 Physical Geography Field course: New Zealand 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
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
POL2096 Politics Work Placement 2 20 Credits
POL2109 Global Development: Introduction to International Political Economy 2 20 Credits
POL2110 Security Studies 2 20 Credits
POL2111 Democracy or Dictatorship? What are the differences and how do we analyse them 2 20 Credits
SOC2038 Conceptualising Gender 2 20 Credits
SOC2041 Issues in Urban Sociology 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
SOC2082 Politics of the Arts 2 20 Credits
SOC2084 Social Invention of Central Europe 2 20 Credits
SOC2086 Crime, Culture and Society 2 20 Credits
GEO3098 Dissertation for Study Abroad Students 3 40 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 3 20 Credits
GEO3125 Critical history, participatory theory and practice in the Caribbean 3 20 Credits
GEO3131 Aerial Geographies 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
GEO3139 Geographies of Mobility and Communications 3 20 Credits
GEO3141 Cities of the Global South 3 20 Credits
GEO3143 Community Volunteering: A Geography Perspective 3 20 Credits
GEO3145 Humanitarianism: Representation, Intervention and Rescue 3 20 Credits
GEO3147 Palaeoclimates 3 20 Credits
GEO3148 Emotional Geographies of Everyday Life 3 20 Credits
POL3079 The Government and Politics of Italy 3 20 Credits
POL3081 International Political Thought 3 20 Credits
POL3092 Political Parties and Elections in the UK 3 20 Credits
POL3099 Power, Security & Protest in the Middle East 3 20 Credits
POL3100 History of World Political Thought 3 20 Credits
POL3104 The Fall and Rise of China 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
POL3111 UK Parliamentary Studies 3 20 Credits
POL3112 Revitalising British Democracy 3 20 Credits
POL3114 Environmental Politics and Animal Ethics 3 20 Credits
POL3116 War, Terror, and Justice 3 20 Credits
POL3117 Politics of Immigration 3 20 Credits
SOC3045 Regulating Sexuality 3 20 Credits
SOC3073 Exploring Social Complexity 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