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Ecology and Environmental Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
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Focusing on key themes and issues within ecology and environmental science, this course will prepare you for a rewarding graduate career addressing the environmental challenges that face our planet. The Ecology and Environmental Science program is delivered by the University of Gloucestershire.

About

As you advance through the course, you can choose to follow themes that mirror our research specialisms in applied ecology, conservation, monitoring & management, ecological theory, environmental change, water and global sustainability. In your second year you’ll also have the option to take our internship module, which not only provides a critical edge of workplace experience but also awards academic credit towards your degree.

You'll be guided by lecturers awarded for their teaching excellence and media work, and internationally-recognised for their frontline research in environmental science.

The Ecology and Environmental Science program is delivered by the University of Gloucestershire.

Careers

  • Ecological survey and habitat management consultant
  • Environmental impact assessment
  • Science communication
  • Teaching, lecturing and research

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include
  • Fundamentals of Ecology
  • Introduction to Ecological and Environmental Methods
  • Earth Systems & Processes
  • Data Handling and Presentation
  • Practical Environmental Investigation
  • Biostatistics
  • Contemporary Issues in Ecology and Environmental Science
  • Ecology & Environmental Science Dissertation

                                English Language Requirements

                                You only need to take one of these language tests:

                                • Minimum required score:

                                  72

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                                • Minimum required score:

                                  5.5

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                                • Minimum required score (Grade B2):

                                  162

                                  C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.

                                  Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

                                Academic Requirements

                                • 120 tariff points
                                • BBB at A levels, DDM at BTEC or use a combination of your qualifications to achieve the required tariff total.
                                • Grade C in GCSE English and Mathematics (or equivalent) are normally required. If you don't meet your tariff points total we may still consider your application.

                                Tuition Fee

                                • International Applies to you

                                  13840 GBP/year
                                  Tuition Fee
                                  Based on the original amount of 13840 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
                                • EU/EEA Applies to you

                                  9250 GBP/year
                                  Tuition Fee
                                  Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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                                Living costs for Cheltenham

                                • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
                                  Living Costs

                                The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

                                Funding


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