The active 2017 hurricane season undeniably showed that disasters are becoming more frequent and intense worldwide. To increase the awareness of disasters, the United Nations recognises...
The UWI STA Department of Geography strives to provide our students with the highest quality Geographical education emphasising critical thinking, qualitative and quantitative spatial analysis, and the development of appropriate subject-based skills.
Programmes of study are offered at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels (MPhil and PhD) in Geography, at the undergraduate level in Environmental and Natural Resource Management (ENRM), as well as the new entry-level Certificate in Environmental Geography (not GATE funded), which allows matriculation into the Geography program from CSEC.
The Certificate in Environmental Geography is a one-year programme of study encompassing aspects of physical, human, and environmental geography. Candidates are introduced to current approaches in geographical thinking, theory and techniques, ...read more