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56502 - 778(120) HONOURS - GEOGRAPHY AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES (4L, 4P)


Admission requirements:
A Bachelor degree with Geography and Environmental Studies as a major.
An average mark of 60% for the major.

Programme structure:
Study of the systematic disciplines of urban and tourism geography, social environmental impact analysis and their application in a human geographical research field.

Compulsory module:
- 10130 Human Geographical Research Application 743(30)

Elective modules (choose three):
- 10131 Urban Analysis and Synthesis 714(30)
- 11887 Tourism Analysis and Synthesis 715(30)
- 63371 Environmental Analysis and Synthesis 711(30)
- 12825 Disaster Risk Studies 717(30)
- 49611 Geographical Information Systems 713(30)
[split] The following prerequisite modules or any acceptable equivalent as required by the Department, are compulsory:
- 10131 Urban Analysis & Synthesis 714:
   P Geog. and Environ. Studies 354 or 323
- 11887 Tourism Analysis & Synthesis 715:
    P Geog. and Environ. Studies 314
- 63371 Environmental Analysis & Synthesis 711:
   P Geog. and Environ. Studies 344 or 358
- 12825 Disaster Risk Studies 717:
   P Geog. and Environ. Studies 344 or 358
- 49611 Geographical Information Systems 713:
   P Geog. and Environ. Studies 214

Assessment and examination:
Assessment is done by a system of continuous assessment, tests, assignments, a research project, oral presentations and examinations.
A subminimum of 50% is required in each module.

Enquiries:
Programme co-ordinator: Prof SE Donaldson
021 808 2395 | rdonaldson@sun.ac.za
Universiteit Stellenbosch University