Scottish School of Forestry
The first year mirrors the HNC Forestry programme. This course includes an industrial sandwich year working in the forestry industry. The course is designed to provide the knowledge and skills for those wishing to manage woodlands and conserve our environmental heritage.
Subjects include: forest science; establishment of woodlands; forest harvesting; forest mensuration and thinning control; timber sales and transportation; and woodland nursery production.
2 Highers, preferably including English, Environmental Science, Geography or Physics. Minimum of 1 year's pre-course experience in a woodland environment or Forestry Certificate. (This requirement may be waived for those with 3 or more Highers at B). A driving licence is a prerequisite for the placement year.
Final year of the BSc Forest Management.
Science and Environment