What will I learn?
The course applies a scientific approach to natural resource management, wildlife conservation and sustainability, with an overall theme of applied ecological science. You will develop the skills to analyse and monitor a range of diverse ecosystems in the field and design and effectively implement management plans.
How will I be assessed?
Final and in-session assessment will allow you to develop research and study skills as well as technical and expert knowledge. Assessments include completion of a research dissertation, written assignments, presentations, project reports and examinations.
Where can I go from here?
You can progress onto postgraduate study, gain employment with conservation organisations or use your skills to run your own business.
Sparsholt graduates now hold positions in wildlife conservation and consultancy, with government bodies such as Natural England and with NGOs (Non-Government Organisations) Such as The Wildlife Trusts and The Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust.
• Landscape Ecology and Geographic Information Systems
• Sustainable Resource Management
• Further Statistics
• Project and Site Management
• Global Biodiversity
• Professional Industrial Development
A Foundation Degree or HND in appropriate subject
GCSEs in maths and English at grade C/4 or above or Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English.