The study of ecology and conservation addresses significant contemporary questions including climate change, the impact of a growing human population and the threat to biodiversity. It is therefore a vitally important area of study to ensure continued life on the planet. This degree has been designed to give you a solid grounding in the theories of the subject, knowledge of a range of biodiversity, and awareness of recent advances in the subject. It will appeal to those with a broad scientific understanding and a keen interest in wildlife and the environment. Explaining the essentials of ecology and conservation, the programme enables you to undertake a detailed assessment of biodiversity and its conservation, providing you with a strong foundation for your future career.