This Environmental Social Sciences (Hons) programme at University of Kent encourages you to engage with environmental issues from a range of perspectives, drawing on subjects as varied as anthropology, politics, economics, philosophy, law, history, literature and the creative arts. You can also develop practical skills (for example, biodiversity monitoring) and can choose to do an independent research project on a subject largely of your choice.
The programme will be of particular interest if you have studied geography, environmental studies or biology.
The conservation and environmental sector is an expanding area for employment opportunities. Potential employers include local, regional and national UK government departments, voluntary organisations and the private sector, as well as international conservation and environmental organisations. Many students also go on to pursue postgraduate studies.
Our recent graduates have found work in:
- ecological surveying
- habitat management
- species conservation
- environmental education
- conservation planning
- conservation policy
- international consultancy
- community-based conservation projects
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Geographies of Environmental Change
- Geographical Patterns and Processes
- Environmental Sustainability
- Academic and Research Skills
- 36 months
- 72 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesAnthropology Sociology Environmental Sciences View 363 other Bachelors in Environmental Sciences in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A level: BBB
- GCSE: Mathematics grade C / 4
- Access to HE Diploma: The University will not necessarily make conditional offers to all Access candidates but will continue to assess them on an individual basis. If we make you an offer, you will need to obtain/pass the overall Access to Higher Education Diploma and may also be required to obtain a proportion of the total level 3 credits and/or credits in particular subjects at merit grade or above.
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (formerly BTEC National Diploma): Distinction, Distinction, Merit
- International Baccalaureate: 34 overall or 15 at HL, including Mathematics 4 at HL or SL
International16800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16800 GBP per year during 36 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
- EU full-time £12600
- Home part-time £4625
- EU part-time £6300
- International part-time £8400
Living costs for Canterbury
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Kent offers generous financial support schemes to assist eligible undergraduate students during their studies.
Scholarships are available for excellence in academic performance, sport and music and are awarded on merit.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Updated in the last 9 months
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