Graduation Requirements

Cohort

SINGLE MAJOR (B.A.)

Single Major (B.A.)

To major in GE, students need to:

[1] Pass GE1101E: Geographical Journeys: Exploring World Environments. This will be counted towards the Faculty Core or UE requirements.

[2] Pass at least 44 MCs of GE modules or GE-recognised modules which include the following:

a) GE2101: Methods and Practices in Geography

b) a minimum of ONE of the following:

  1. GE2215 Introduction to GIS
  2. GE2227 Cartography and Visualization
  3. GE3230A Field Studies in Geography: Southeast Asia

c) a minimum of 8 MCs from each of the following group:

  1. Social/Cultural
  2. Politics, Economies And Space
  3. Tropical Environmental Change

A minimum of any 2 modules at level-2000 or 3000 from each of the following sub-disciplinary areas:

Number Social/Cultural Group Politics, Economies And Space Group Tropical Environmental Change Group
I GE2204
Cities in Transition
GE2202
Economy and Space
GE2220
Terrestrial and Coastal Environments
II GE2206
Geographies of Life and Death
GE2221
Nature and Society
GE2228
Weather and Climate
III GE2218
Leisure, Recreation and Tourism
GE2222
Politics and Space
GE2229
Water and Environment
IV GE2226
Southeast Asia
GE3201
The Service Economy
GE2230
Energy Futures: Environment and Sustainability
V GE2231:
Introduction to Social and Cultural Geographies
GE3204
Cities and Regions
GE3216
Applications of GIS and Remote Sensing
VI GE3206
Gender, Space and Place
GE3210
Natural Resources
GE3221
Ecological Systems
VII GE3219
Globalisation and Asian Cities
GE3235
Geographies of Development
GE3223
Environmental Change in the Tropics
VIII GE3224
Cultural Landscapes
GE3236
Transport and Communications
GE3227
Urban Climates
IX GE3226
Tourism Development
SN2284
Making Sense of Regions in South Asia
GE3231
Natural Hazards
X GE3234
Historical Landscapes & Heritage
ASP1201GE
Humanities and Soc Sci Research Prog
GE3238
GIS Designs and Practices
XI GE3237
Geographies of Migration
GE3247
Worlds of Work
GE3242
Sediments and Sedimentary Basins
XII GE3241
Geographies of Social Life
GE3243
Applied Petroleum Exploration
XIII SN2284
Making Sense of Regions in South Asia
GE3244
Fundamentals of Petroleum Exploration
(preclusion: GE3880A)
XIV ASP1201GE
Humanities and Soc Sci Research Prog
GE3245
Conservation and Urban Tropical Ecology in SE Asia
XV GE3246
Environmental Pollution
XVI GE3880A
Topics in Petroleum Geoscience
XVII ASP1201GE
Humanities and Soc Sci Research Prog
XVIII

d) A minimum of 24 MCs at level-3000 or higher.

Note: Students are allowed to read level-4000 modules subject to departmental approval.

SINGLE MAJOR [B. SOC.SCI. (HONS.)]
SECOND MAJOR