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Environmental Sciences (with Education), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #192 (WUR) Norwich, United Kingdom
The Environmental Sciences (with Education) course at the University of East Anglia will not only give you the opportunity to explore these challenges, but also to pursue your interest in education by taking modules from the School of Education. It is an ideal course to prepare you for the teaching profession, or careers linked to science communications.

Overview

The environment supports all aspects of our daily life but is also the source of some of the most complex and wide-ranging challenges facing human society today. The need for people who can help us respond to these challenges, whether at global or local scale, has never been greater.

This Environmental Sciences (with Education) course at the University of East Anglia will help you become one of these essential people. You will explore how the components of the natural environment function and how they are affected by, and affect, our society, politics and culture. You’ll also learn how to inspire learning in others through your education modules, empowering you to make a difference to the next generation.

This three-year course will see you cultivate a wide range of skills and knowledge, whilst discovering how you can be the change you want to see in our world. You will have the opportunity to build a degree that suits your interests, focusing your studies on one theme or constructing a more varied profile as you wish.

As you progress through the course, you will have a guaranteed placement in a local secondary school. You will have a range of options to choose from in environmental sciences. In addition, you can choose modules from the School of Education to further your understanding of education. This means you that you can tailor your course to your specific interests.

Examples of careers that you could enter include;

  • Teacher
  • Science communicator
  • Conservation officer
  • Publishing
  • Research scientist
  • Environmental consultant
  • Land surveyor
  • Conservation officer
  • Meteorologist
  • Waste and recycling manager
  • GIS technician

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Environmental Challenges
  • Research and Field Skills
  • Sustainability, Society and Biodiversity
  • Understanding the Dynamic Planet
  • Quantitative Skills 
  • Mathematics for Scientists 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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General Requirements

  • A Level BBB or ABC including one from Geography, Geology, Maths, Economics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science or Physics or BBC including one from Geography, Geology, Maths, Economics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science or Physics with an A in the Extended Project
  • International Baccalaureate 31 points including HL5 in either Geography, Maths, Economics, Biology, Chemistry or Physics
  • Scottish Highers AABBB including one from Geography, Geology, Maths, Economics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science or Physics
  • Scottish Advanced Highers CCC including one from Geography, Geology, Maths, Economics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science or Physics

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    19800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19800 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    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 Norwich

  • 609 - 1050 GBP/month
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Funding

 

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