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Statistical Ecology

University of St Andrews

Content

In this course, you will learn the modern statistical methods currently used by professionals in ecology. You will learn to formulate problems, conduct appropriate analyses and effectively communicate results to a variety of audiences.

To balance theory and application, placement opportunities will be available with partner organisations within the UK and abroad.

You can exit early with the PgDip Statistical Ecology.

Entry Requirements

2:1 Honours degree in a relevant discipline such as Biological Science, Ecology, Mathematics, Statistics, Environmental Science or Computer Science OR a 2:2 Honours degree in a relevant discipline and equivalent work experience (for example, at least 12 months working in a relevant field).

You should also have undergraduate training in mathematics and statistics at SCQF Level 8 or equivalent experience.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Faculty

Faculty of Science

Department

Mathematics and Statistics

SCQF Level

11

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General