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Forestry

University of the Highlands and Islands

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Inverness College UHI

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If you're interested in the conservation and management of our woodland and forest areas, the HND Forestry will give you the knowledge and skills to pursue a career in the forestry industry.

You will study at the Scottish School of Forestry, part of Inverness College UHI. To enhance employability our HND Forestry students undertake a one-year work placement, except in cases where suitable alternative experience can be demonstrated.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers at C or above preferably including one from English, Environmental Science, Geography or Physics. Minimum of 1 year's pre-course experience in a woodland environment or Certificate in Forestry (This requirement may be waived for those with 3 or more Highers at B).

Progression Routes

BSc Sustainable Forest Management

Start Date

September

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Part time (day)

UCAS Code

005D

Course Length

4 - 6 years

Department

Science and Environment

SCQF Level

8

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