Geography, 60 ECTS

One year programme in Levanger (session-based)

Would you like to work with urban planning, tourism and cultural events, renewable resources and environmental challenges, local development, digital maps or teaching? The one-year programme in Geography at Nord University deals with all these topics. The courses are taught in Norwegian by means of session-based teaching at various localities in Trøndelag.

Programme description

Would you like to work with urban planning, tourism and cultural events, renewable resources and environmental challenges, local development, digital maps or teaching? The one-year programme in Geography at Nord University deals with all these topics. The courses are taught in Norwegian by means of session-based teaching at various localities in Trøndelag.

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Admission requirements

Applicants must fulfil the requirements for Norwegian General Study competence as well as language proficiency requirements in Norwegian and English language.

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If the applicant does not fulfill the requirements for the Higher Education Entrance Qualification but has experience-based competence relevant to the field of study, he or she may apply for recognition of this competence in order to fulfill the admission

Job opportunities

The one year study programme in geography qualifies graduates for admission to further studies at the Bachelor level in Geography at Nord University, or at other universities. It can also be incorporated into other Social Science degrees. A degree in Geography can lead to a wide range of career opportunities. Geographers work in the private and public sector, and are often hired for positions that require planning and management skills, as well as good knowledge of maps and practical skill required to apply Geographic information system software. The degree also qualifies for teaching geography and social sciences in high school.

Further education

The one year study programme in geography qualifies graduates for admission to further studies at the Bachelor level in Geography at Nord University, or at other universities. It can also be incorporated into other Social Science degrees.

Study abroad

Not applicable for this programme.

Application deadline and admission

Application deadline No international admission
ECTS Credits 60
Study level One year programme
Scope Full time
Teaching language Norwegian
Police certificate of conduct No
Campus Levanger

Application deadline and admission

Application deadline No international admission

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