If you want a sound science degree that also takes you teaching and guiding outdoor activities, this Environmental Geography and Outdoor Education (Hons) unique degree offered at University of Stirling, has been designed for you.
Our course blends the academic foundation of our Environmental Geography degree with practical teaching on leading and guiding groups outdoors, and providing educational activities with a geographical and environmental emphasis. Our field courses and practical teaching will give you hands-on experience and you’ll understand the core issues in geography, landscape evolution, human impact on the environment, field skills and environmental history.
Our leading mountaineering instructors and outdoor specialists will teach you outdoor leadership, mountain skills and environmental education. In addition, you’ll gain the Mountain Leader Award, endorsed by the Mountain Training Association. This is a physically demanding course requiring a certain level of health, fitness and mobility.
An Environmental Geography and Outdoor Education degree will allow you to enter a wide range of relevant careers including:
- outdoor instructor
- environmental consultant
- education and teaching
- environmental science
- countryside rangers and guides
- environmental education and teaching
- ecotourism and travel
- sports and fitness occupations
- Accredited by Adventure Activities Licensing Authority (AALA), Mountain Training Association
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- Earth Observation
- Mountain Leader Assessment
- Sustainable Development
- Environmental Hazards
- Sustainable Development
- Geographical Information Systems
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesEducation Geography Environmental Sciences View 352 other Bachelors in Environmental Sciences in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- AABB - by the end of S5
- AAAB - by the end of S6
- 30 points
- To include one of Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geography, Geology, Mathematics or Physics.
- Widening access students may be eligible for an adjusted offer of entry.
International17900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 17900 GBP per year during 48 months.
National1820 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 48 months.
- Students from England, Wales and Northern Ireland: £9250
Living costs for Stirling
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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