This Bachelor Of Geography And Environmental Studies degree programme is designed to prepare and equip students with professional skills in geography and environmental issues. Generally the programme shall produce professionals who shall be able to analyze the environmental levels; plan measures to mitigate environmental problems, and provide advice on policy in the context of Tanzania and beyond.
What and how will you learn in Bachelor Of Geography And Environmental Studies?
In this programme students shall get the knowledge and skills needed to ensure environmental sustainability in various policies and development programmes and projects. The learning methods in this programme will include lectures,seminars, assignments, and field practicals.
Entry requirements for Bachelor Of Geography And Environmental Studies
Direct entry qualifications
Two principal passes in Geography and in the one of the following subjects: History, Economics, Agriculture, Chemistry or Biology.
Equivalent entry qualifications
Diploma in Environmental Studies, Environmental Health Sciences, Environmental Engineering, Agriculture, Education Science, Mineral engineering, Water Resources Management or Forestry with an average of “B’’ or a minimum GPA of 3.0. In addition, an applicant must have a minimum of “C” grade in Geography at O-Level.
Careers for Bachelor Of Geography And Environmental Studies
Graduates of this programme are very competitive in the labor markets. The main employers include government authorities, conservation agencies, NGOs, as well as private companies that take Environmental sustainability as one of their core missions. Most graduates are holding good positions as Environmental Managers, Conservationists, Environmental Coordinators, Compliance Officers, etc.