Human Geography Taster Session

This taster session gives you an insight into studying Human Geography at university.

Student processing samples

Sustainable Agrifood Futures: agriculture and environment in the 21st century

Ruth Little is a human geographer specialising in agricultural and food-related research. In this talk, Ruth will be discussing the socio-economic and political issues around agri-food, sustainability and the environment. She will also explore the causes and consequences of environmental change that relate to agriculture. Finally, we will discuss the important role for geographers in the design of policies for sustainable production and consumption of food in the 21st century.  

When: Wednesday 11 May 2022, 4.05pm - 5.30pm

Age group: Year 12 and Year 13

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Please be advised that bookings for all taster sessions will close at 10am the day before the session, or earlier if the session becomes fully-booked. We therefore recommend booking early to avoid disappointment.

If you are a teacher, please encourage your pupils to book individually.


Please note, this is an approximate schedule and is subject to change.

Time Activity 
4.05pm Log in and get comfortable
4.15pm Welcome and introductions
4.30pm Research talk and discussion
4.30pm Q&A with staff and students

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