Planit


Ecology and Conservation

University of Stirling

Venues

Stirling Campus

Content

Ecology and Conservation course will teach you the science of ecology and conservation and provide practical training in field and laboratory techniques. You will understand how animals, plants, fungi and microorganisms interact with their environment, as well as the relationship between people and the rest of the biosphere. It will also provide you with a deep understanding of the complex relationships between environments and their inhabitants. You’ll learn about the policies and management strategies that aim to safeguard our biodiversity and the ecosystem services upon which humans depend.

Entry Requirements

2023 entry requirements:
4 Highers at AABB (first sitting) or AAAB (two sittings) including one from Maths, Biology, Chemistry or Physics.

For entry to the three year Honours degree, you would need 3 Advanced Highers at ABB including Biology and one from Chemistry, Geography or Physics.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

C185

Course Length

4 years

Department

Natural Sciences

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.stir.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals