University of Northern British Columbia

Geography (Science)

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Program Information

School:University of Northern British Columbia
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Geography
Description:This degree focuses on geography as an earth science, with introductions to biology, chemistry, mathematics and physics, followed by upper-level courses in climatology, hydrology, geomorphology, soils and weathering, and geomatics. This combination enables the understanding of the interactions between the atmosphere, lithosphere, hydrosphere and biosphere, aided by the use of statistical techniques, mapping, remote sensing and geographic information systems. Courses will develop applied field and technical skills for associated career paths.

Undergraduate students are required to take a minimum of 11 Geography courses (31 credit hours). Of these courses, a minimum of five must be upper division. Students are required to take a minimum of 24 credit hours of Elective Science Courses, of which 15 credit hours must be upper division in order to successfully complete degree requirements. Additional electives are required to ensure the completion of a minimum of 120 credit hours.
URL:Geography (Science) at University of Northern British Columbia
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,963
Scholarships:2
Careers:Geographers

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 04, 2016

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