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Wildlife and Conservation Management (subject to approval)

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Barony Campus, Aberdeen Campus, Edinburgh Campus

Content

Through this course, traditional ecological and visitor management topics are complemented with the additional necessary knowledge and skills you will need, such as data handling, community involvement and conservation site management. The course offers flexibility, allowing you to choose modules to suit your particular aspirations, and you’ll put the practical knowledge you gain to good use through real-life scenarios and case studies.

This course attracts students of many different ages, backgrounds, and future aspirations. What they have in common is an interest in studying this unique mix of people management, biodiversity, conservation and ecology.

Content includes: Community Project Management; Woodland Management; Ecological Principles and Applications; Rural Planning and Environmental Impact Assessment.

(Note: Edinburgh Campus runs top-up only degree).

Entry Requirements

4 Highers at BBCC plus National 5 English and Maths.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc/BSc Hons

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

6-8 years

Department

Environment, Conservation and Sustainability

SCQF Level

9/10

Website

www.sruc.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals