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Sustainable Development

University of the Highlands and Islands

Venues

Lews Castle College UHI, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

This BSc (Hons) Sustainable Development is the ideal course for you if you are interested in helping communities to develop in a way that is sustainable and highlights the importance of the relationship between the economic, social, political and environmental spheres.

The emphasis globally on the UN Sustainable Development Goals and more locally on community empowerment, resilience and community land ownership mean that graduates of this course are ideally situated to understand and respond to many of the key challenges in today's world.

The course takes an inter-disciplinary and forward-thinking approach, which combines the theoretical and the practical. It has a great success rate for graduate employment. Graduates have gone on to careers in community economic development and managing rural development initiatives as well as working with key agencies.

This course is fully online. You will be enrolled and receive support from tutors at Lews Castle College UHI

Entry Requirements

3 Highers at C or above.

Start Date

September and January

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

UCAS Code

D453

Course Length

4 years

Department

Science and Environment

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.uhi.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals