Programmes are assessed in line with the QAA subject benchmark statement for geography, which defines what can be expected of a graduate in terms of the knowledge, understanding, skills and approaches they have gained.
Accreditation scheme aims
Through programme accreditation we aim to:
Share and promote the benefits of geography for the world beyond higher education
Recognise good practice in geography learning and teaching
Enhance competitiveness for students in a crowded graduate jobs market
Provide a means to support the continuous quality improvement of UK geography degree programmes
Support the international standing of UK higher education geography as a rigorous and applied subject.
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