Physical Geography at Lancaster University

Physical Geography Degrees

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Learn about processes operating within our natural environment and explore the physical world, whilst working in our outstanding practical facilities alongside world-renowned lecturers. Choose from a wide range of modules delivered across Lancaster Environment Centre.

Related subject areas

We also offer courses in the related areas of Ecology and Conservation, Environmental Science and Earth and Environmental Science. Find out more about these degrees.

  • Geography

    Geography is a distinctive subject that links the physical and social sciences in a quest to solve environmental issues of global significance.

  • Human Geography

    Study the ways in which people interact with their environment and how they form communities, cultures and economies.

  • Geography as a joint-major degree

    Take Geography as a joint-major degree alongside Economics, French, German or Spanish.

  • Earth and Environmental Science

    Covering topics as diverse as geological mapping and atmospheric processes, you will explore the factors and processes that control the Earth system.

  • Ecology and Conservation

    You will examine the ecology and conservation of different ecosystems, in which organisms are locked in complex interactions with one another and their environment.

  • Environmental Science

    Our degrees will help you to understand how the environment has evolved to its current state and how it might change in the future.