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BSc Geography with Economics


UCAS code: L7L1 BSc/GeogE

Programme requirement:
A level Mathematics at grade A or International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum of 6 in Higher level Mathematics

Usual standard offer:
A level: grades A A A including an A in Mathematics

International Baccalaureate: Diploma with 38 points including 7 6 6 at Higher level (to include Mathematics)

Other qualifications are considered

For further details see lse.ac.uk/ugAdmissionsCriteria|

Applications 2012:

First year students 2012:

This major-minor degree is a tightly focused programme which will help you to develop a coherent understanding of both disciplines. Please be aware that not all options are available every year.

First year:

Second year:

Two from:

Third year:

Two from:

† if not already taken

Please read the following important information before referring to full details of course options found in the Programme Regulations|

The programme regulations available are for the current academic session and may be subject to change before the beginning of the next academic year. For more information about course availability in the next academic session, please contact the relevant academic department. The School reserves the right at all times to withdraw, suspend or alter particular courses and syllabuses, and to alter the level of fees. Courses are on occasion capped (limited to a maximum number of students) or subject to entry conditions requiring the approval of the course convenor. The School cannot guarantee that places on specific courses will be available.

First year

Core courses in human geography, economics and mathematics are combined with options in statistics, research methods and European geography.

Second and third years

In the second year, you take one compulsory course in geography, a compulsory course in microeconomics and two from a range of geography and environment options. In the third year you take one compulsory course in macroeconomics, a compulsory course in geography and choose two from a list of geography and environment as well as economics options.