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GEO3115 : Student Exchange Semester 1

  • Offered for Year: 2024/25
  • Module Leader(s): Dr Kathryn Manzo
  • Owning School: Geography, Politics & Sociology
  • Teaching Location: Newcastle City Campus

Your programme is made up of credits, the total differs on programme to programme.

Semester 1 Credit Value: 40
ECTS Credits: 20.0
European Credit Transfer System


- To facilitate student study and life experience overseas
- To enable students to develop international networks
- To promote greater awareness of differences and similarities in geographical problems of other states
- To encourage students to undertake courses in subject areas not normally available in the University.

Original Summary:
This module allows Geography Students going on European Erasmus or non-EU Study Abroad (e.g. USA) programmes, for one semester, to collect credits towards their degree back in Newcastle.

Outline Of Syllabus

Students should complete successfully modules worth 40 credits (20 ECTS/12 US credits) while abroad.

Teaching Methods

Teaching Activities
Category Activity Number Length Student Hours Comment
Placement/Study AbroadStudy Abroad1400:00400:00N/A
Teaching Rationale And Relationship

Individual study plan equating to 400 hours

Assessment Methods

The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners

Other Assessment
Description Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Written exercise1M100Please consult host University for examination type
Assessment Rationale And Relationship


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