Theoretical Themes for Geographers


The course considers the ways that key theoretical issues and debates are engaged within in Human Geography.

The approach is via two or three readings for each theme addressed. Introductory lectures are followed by student seminars and structured discussions.


  • 2 hours of lectures
  • 14 hours seminars
  • 4 hours student presentations


  • 5,000-word essay (100%)

Key skills

  • Critical analysis
  • Essay writing