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Geographical Tripos, Part II, 2005

The Examiners for Part II of the Geographical Tripos give notice that, for the examination to be held in 2005, the papers to be offered will be examined as shown in the table below. In this table, the following terms are defined:

1. 'Three-hour examination': The papers will be examined by a conventional unseen three-hour examination in which candidates will be asked to attempt three questions from a choice of not less than nine questions. With the exception of Paper 15 the papers will be undivided.
2. 'Two+1 examination': The assessment of such papers will consist of a two-hour examination in which candidates will be asked to attempt two questions from a choice of not less than six questions. The papers will be undivided. In addition, there will be assessed course-work to be submitted not later than the Division of the Easter Term in the year of the examination. The nature of the course-work required will be determined by the University Teaching Officer responsible for the co-ordination of the course who will provide, at the first lecture of the course, written details of the procedures which will be followed. The course-work will be equivalent to one question in quantity and for assessment in determining an overall mark for the paper.
Paper numberGeneral titlesCourses offered 2004-05Mode of assessment
1Human geography IThe human geography of the UK: the restructuring of BritainThree-hour examination
2Human geography IIWorking in the new economyTwo + 1 examination
3Prescribed topic or topics in geography IGeographical information science: the geography of crime and healthThree-hour examination
4Prescribed topic or topics in geography IICultural geographyThree-hour examination
5Prescribed area or areas IThe geography of contemporary South AsiaThree-hour examination
6Prescribed area or areas IILatin America: modernity and mobilityThree-hour examination
7Historical geography IEuropean historical demographyTwo+1 examination
8Historical geography IIAspects of historical geography, with special reference to Western Europe after 1700Two+1 examination
9Prescribed topic or topics in geography IIIThe human geography of arctic regionsThree-hour examination
10Prescribed topic or topics in geography IVBiogeography: the ecology of changeThree-hour examination
11Prescribed topic or topics in environmental geographyEnvironment, policy, and societyThree-hour examination
12Physical geography IGlacial environmentsThree-hour examination
13Physical geography IIMorphodynamics of large-scale coastal systemsThree-hour examination
14Prescribed topic or topics in geography VVolcanologyThree-hour examination
15Prescribed topic or topics in geography VIQuaternary environmentsThree-hour examination

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Cambridge University Reporter 1 June 2004
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