Bachelor of Science Degree in Geographic Sciences in Europe

Find Bachelor of Science Degrees in Geographic Sciences in Europe 2018

Geographic Sciences

Academic institutions around the world offer a BSc or Bachelor of Science.  This popular undergraduate degree is helpful in preparing students for the workplace or for advanced degree programs.  The average BSc takes three to five years to complete.

Geographic sciences can include an education on the computational methods and data structures used to represent, analyze and process geographic information. In addition, geographic science students may have the opportunity to study Earth’s physical features.

Europe, one of the world's seven continents, is usually known as the westernmost peninsula of Eurasia. Second smallest continent, with 10,180,000 (km2), the area regroups 50 countries.

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BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying

The College of Estate Management CEM
Campus Full time 3 - 5 years March 2019 United Kingdom Reading Berkshire + 1 more

This programme provides students with a rigorous understanding of the principles and practices involved in a quantity surveying role applicable to an international context up to Bachelor's degree standard. [+]

BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying

This programme provides students with a rigorous understanding of the principles and practices involved in a quantity surveying role applicable to an international context up to Bachelor's degree standard.

The programme provides the academic underpinning necessary to prepare students for a career as a professional surveyor recognised by RICS, and/or other related international professional bodies.

The programme is primarily designed for people employed in a quantity surveying role, such as in a private QS practice, construction company, building contractor or government organisation. Such employment is not mandatory, but is desirable.

Why study this course? Enrich your CV with a degree accredited by RICS and CIOB Strengthen your skills in quantity surveying, cost consultancy, project management, estimating and facilities management Study the leading course in this subject area that allows you to combine work and study through supported distance learning Summary ... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Quantity Surveying (Hons)

Institute of Technology Carlow
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Ireland Carlow

The Quantity Surveyor is a long established professional who manages and controls contracts and costs within the construction and refurbishment projects from inception to completion and even into the operation of the completed building. [+]

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (HONOURS) QUANTITY SURVEYING

What is this course about?

The Quantity Surveyor is a long established professional who manages and controls contracts and costs within the construction and refurbishment projects from inception to completion and even into the operation of the completed building. Often also called construction economists, the modern Quantity Surveyor not only evaluates and manages the build cost but also assesses the running and whole life costs of a project.

Mechanical and electrical services are becoming an increasingly important function of buildings and this course is unique in delivering professional training in this area at the undergraduate level.... [-]


BSc in Applied Geosciences

Montanuniversitaet Leoben
Campus 7 semesters October 2018 Austria Leoben

Exploration, tapping, and evaluation of natural resources and deposits, geological risks assessment, geotechnical projecting of building projects. [+]

BSc in Applied Geosciences

Exploration, tapping, and evaluation of natural resources and deposits, geological risks assessment, geotechnical projecting of building projects.

Do you love working in the field, in the lab, and at the computer? Then register for Applied Geosciences at the University of Leoben – a degree program which combines natural sciences and engineering in a unique way.

The field of activity for applied geoscientists is very comprehensive. It includes the exploration and tapping of natural resources and deposits, the property evaluation of mineral materials, groundwater exploration and protection, prediction of geologically induced risks, contaminated sites exploration and remediation, geotechnical projecting and supervision of building projects and consultancy services.... [-]


BSc - Bachelor of Earth Sciences

Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC)
Campus September 2018 France Paris

The subject areas of earth sciences provide general teaching in the fields of the sciences of the Earth, universe and the environment [+]

BSc - Bachelor of Earth Sciences

The subject areas of earth sciences provide general teaching in the fields of the sciences of the Earth, universe and the environment, centered on multi-disciplinary foundations acquired in the BGPC programme (biology, geology, physics, chemistry) of the integration cycle (first year of license) at UPMC. The teaching in earth sciences at levels L2 and L3 correspond to fundamental knowledge – both theoretical and practical – in the discipline. The objective is to give students an education which combines observations and measurements of land, experiments, and modeling while integrating all of the professions in the sector: geology, paleontology, geophysics, geochemistry, hydrology, geotechnics.The geotechnics option in partnership with the national conservatory of arts and professions is specialization in L3.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Environmental Geography

University of Stirling
Online Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years August 2018 United Kingdom Stirling + 2 more

‌Environmental Geography is the integrated study of the world, its landscapes, places, people and their relationship with the environment. Environmental Geography seeks to make sense of the world we live in and is unique in bridging the environmental and social sciences. [+]

Introduction

‌Environmental Geography is the integrated study of the world, its landscapes, places, people and their relationship with the environment. Environmental Geography seeks to make sense of the world we live in and is unique in bridging the environmental and social sciences.

‌ While Physical Geography and Human Geography are disciplines in their own right, Environmental Geography combines these subjects to provide a much-needed capability to study and understand interactions between people, and between people and the environments in which they live. Environmental Geographers have expert knowledge and skills to research, analyse and communicate how the changing environment affects our lives. Their ability to visualise geographical issues at different spatial scales, from global to local and to offer solutions to some of our most pressing environmental problems, ensures that graduates in Environmental Geography are highly sought after by a wide range of employers.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Environmental Geography and Outdoor Education

University of Stirling
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years August 2018 United Kingdom Stirling + 1 more

This unique degree course provides you with the primary elements of our Environmental Geography degree including tuition in core issues in geography, landscape evolution, human impact on the environment, field skills and environmental history, along with outdoor leadership, mountain skills, and environmental education. [+]

Introduction

This unique degree course provides you with the primary elements of our Environmental Geography degree including tuition in core issues in geography, landscape evolution, human impact on the environment, field skills and environmental history, along with outdoor leadership, mountain skills and environmental education.

The distinctive aspect of this course is that it includes practical training in navigation, mountain hazards, outdoor safety and the design and delivery of outdoor programmes with learning outcomes in environmental geography.

In addition, you will work towards gaining a certificate in summer mountain leadership, a qualification recognised by the outdoor education industry and the Adventure Activities Licensing Authority (AALA).... [-]


BSc in Geography (Hons)

University of Greenwich
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years September 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

BSc Geography degree students study the natural world and learn about the impacts humans have on the environment. The range of skills geography graduates acquire makes them attractive to a wide range of employers. [+]

BSc in Geography (Hons)BSc Geography degree students study the natural world and learn about the impacts humans have on the environment. The range of skills geography graduates acquire makes them attractive to a wide range of employers. In the first year, students follow courses that explore geographic issues from the perspectives of natural, physical and social science. In Years 2 and 3 they specialize in physical geography courses. The dissertation provides a unique opportunity to study a topic of particular interest in considerable depth. Fieldwork is an essential part of the programme with trips funded by the School. Trips have included visits to the New Forest, Lake District, and Spain. Successful completion of at least 36 weeks of the optional work placement will result in the award of a Diploma of Industrial Study. We also have collaborative arrangements with universities in the Netherlands, Italy, and France, permitting students to study abroad for a period of time under the Erasmus European Exchange scheme.... [-]


BSc in Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science

Lund University
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Sweden Lund

Lund University offers a world-class Bachelor's programme in Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science, focusing on environmental modeling and management. The unique blend of courses results in a high-profile degree. [+]

Programme overview

Environmental management is crucial for the well-being of mankind. Understanding the environment, including increasing demand on and exploitation of natural resources as a result of population growth, is probably the greatest emerging challenge influencing our future. The demand for well-educated and highly skilled graduates within this field is and will remain, extremely high.

Lund University offers a world-class BSc programme in Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science, focusing on environmental modeling and management. A unique blend of courses results in a high-profile degree from a top international university – a perfect platform for a career or for further studies. The programme is based on courses in climatology, climate change, ecosystem science and geomorphology. It also covers ecosystem modeling, geographical information systems (GIS), remote sensing and statistics, as well as elements of chemistry and physics.... [-]


BSc in Spatial Planning and Design

University of Groningen
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Netherlands Groningen

Do you have a special interest in the living environment around you? Are you interested in combining analytical thinking with creative design? Spatial Planning and Design is the field for you. [+]

What effect will climate change have on our future cities and rural areas? How can you develop sustainable strategies and designs for new and existing urban systems? How do you deal with a complex built environment and related planning processes? Planners are asked to translate spatial transformation such as urban growth and decline into new opportunities to enhance the quality of life.

The Bachelor's degree programme in Spatial Planning and Design revolves around physical and institutional design. The course units you follow are related to spatial planning and design, water management, infrastructure and environmental planning, spatial computer programs, complex decision-making and academic research.... [-]


BSc in Human Geography & Urban and Regional Planning

University of Groningen
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Netherlands Groningen

Are you interested in the world around you? Do you believe you can help to further develop our world into a sustainable society? Then Human Geography & Urban and Regional Planning may be the right choice for you. [+]

Are you interested in the world around you? Are you fascinated by maps? Do you dare to ask critical questions about the world that you are living in? Do you believe you can help to further develop our world into a sustainable society? Then Human Geography & Urban and Regional Planning may be the right choice for you.

Why is unemployment higher in some regions than others? What are the social and economic consequences in depopulating areas? How do you deal with different institutions to plan and build new residential areas? Human geographers investigate society in a spatial context. Our students learn to focus on spatial differences because social phenomena happen in specific places, at specific times and with specific impacts.... [-]


BSc Geography

University of Nottingham - Faculty of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

This flexible course allows you to choose from a range of modules according to your interests and career aspirations (focusing mainly on physical geography). [+]

Overview

This flexible course allows you to choose from a range of modules according to your interests and career aspirations (focusing mainly on physical geography).

It offers a broad and flexible programme of study, which will equip you with the necessary skills of analysis and synthesis to critically understand information from a wide range of sources.

There are opportunities to travel to inspirational destinations in the UK and overseas, through a number of modules with a field trip element.

Year one

The first year is a foundation programme covering human and physical geography and geographical information science. You are encouraged to choose geography options appropriate to your BSc degree or other modules at an appropriate level from across the University. Many students opt to study languages, the social and natural sciences or engineering, in addition to modules offered by the School of Geography.... [-]


BSc Environmental Geoscience

University of Nottingham - Faculty of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

Focusing on environmental and geological issues of societal concern, this course is unique in that it is provided in conjunction with the world-leading British Geological Survey. [+]

Overview

Focusing on environmental and geological issues of societal concern, this course is unique in that it is provided in conjunction with the world-leading British Geological Survey (BGS).

Concerned with how we use natural resources, manage environmental change and ensure resilience to environmental hazards, geoscientists are experts on how we interact with the environment beneath our feet. They work to understand the Earth's processes and provide essential information for solving some of the 21st century's most pressing societal challenges, including managing resources, protecting the environment, and the health, safety and welfare of the public.

Run collaboratively with the world-leading BGS, which advises the UK government on all aspects of geoscience, this course is designed to help grow the next generation of environmental geoscience experts.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Natural Sciences (Earth Sciences)

The Open University
Online Full time Part time 3 - 16 years Open Enrollment United Kingdom Milton Keynes + 1 more

Earth science is the study of how our planet evolved and the forces that have shaped, and continue to shape, the Earth that we live on. Most of what we use in our everyday lives including water, technology, plastics, buildings materials and transport rely on the expertise of an Earth scientist. [+]

Earth science is the study of how our planet evolved and the forces that have shaped, and continue to shape, the Earth that we live on. Most of what we use in our everyday lives including water, technology, plastics, buildings materials and transport rely on the expertise of an Earth scientist.

If you want to learn why volcanoes occur, what fossils indicate about past environments, how the oceans regulate climate and why sea-level changes then this specialist route, available in our BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences (Q64), is for you. As well as gaining an understanding of Earth sciences, you will develop analytical and problem-solving skills highly valued by employers.

Key features of the course Teaches you how to observe and gather important information about Earth processes and environments through the fascinating study of rocks, fossils, minerals and landforms Develops your skills in data collection, analysis, critical thinking and problem-solving; all of which are highly valued by employers Gives you the opportunity to carry out independent Earth Science projects, the chance to debate Earth Science issues and the options to attend field courses and use professional online databases Course details ... [-]

BSc (Honours) in Geography and Environmental Science

The Open University
Online Full time Part time 3 - 16 years Open Enrollment United Kingdom Milton Keynes + 1 more

By combining the study of geography and environmental science you’ll discover the complexities of our relationship with the natural environment. This qualification will enable you to understand and consider responses to the urgent challenges of climate change, globalisation, development, biodiversity loss, migration and urbanisation. [+]

By combining the study of geography and environmental science you’ll discover the complexities of our relationship with the natural environment. This qualification will enable you to understand and consider responses to the urgent challenges of climate change, globalisation, development, biodiversity loss, migration and urbanisation. It takes a holistic approach to topics such as deforestation, sustainable water resource management, pollution control, conservation and governance. You will explore the consequences and implications of environmental change for sustainability and learn about the social and natural processes and interactions operating in different environments. You will also acquire a wide range of transferable skills highly valued by financial, business and public sector employers.... [-]