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Sustainable Development (Science)

University of St Andrews

Content

Sustainable Development is widely regarded as the most promising framework for addressing environmental and developmental challenges in the 21st century, including: the provision of clean water and adequate sanitation, energy generation and supply, human health, food production and distribution, and the continuing threat to biodiversity.

A Sustainable Development degree at St Andrews will enable you to understand developmental challenges from multiple perspectives and to utilise the knowledge you gain to tackle these challenges and realise the opportunities they create.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at AAAB including two from Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Computing Science, Geography, Physics and Psychology plus English at National 5 at B.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at AABB including two from Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Computing Science, Geography, Physics and Psychology plus English at National 5 at B. (You may gain entry to the Gateway programme with 4 Highers at BBBB).

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

F890

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

Faculty of Science

Department

Geography and Sustainable Development

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals