This course provides comprehensive training in modern wildlife management techniques and is designed to introduce key concepts of wildlife conservation, biodiversity and sustainable resource management. Students will develop a broad understanding of the scientific principles required for effective management of our wild flora and fauna, which is increasingly coming under pressure as a result of human activity. Combined with a sound scientific underpinning students will gain hands-on experience in the techniques of collecting, analysing, and interpreting data for the conservation and management of our wildlife and natural resources.
Key features include:
- A one year fully embedded industrial placement within this sector
- Year 1 and Year 4 residential field study course to underpin and contextualise the learning experience
- A range of field trips and visits to relevant local and national organisations to support and provide real life experience and to meet professions in their field of work
- Dedicated resources and facilities to support this programme
- Applied and taught by industry experts who are passionate about their subject areas
- A focus on the practical application of theory that provides our students with the skills to succeed in their chosen career