Accredited by The Institution of Environmental Sciences, this degree places an emphasis on practical experience and transferable skills, gained through local and overseas fieldwork, lab work, computing, data analysis, report writing, and a diverse range of exciting work placements.
This specialist BSc course has been developed to give you a solid overview in the discipline of environmental science, as well as looking at how humans shape the world around us on a local, and global scale. In addition to covering the theory, the degree's highly practical element seeks to equip you with a host of transferable skills essential for finding employment after you graduate, or alternatively, for progressing on to Masters courses and completing further research.
Students have attended placements with companies including The Environment Agency, environmental consultancy firms, national and international wildlife organisations, The Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRE) and more.
This course received an impressive 100% overall satisfaction rating from our final year students in the latest National Student Survey (NSS, 2018).
You'll study a range of units including chemistry, diversity of life, environmental research skills, fundamentals of environmental sciences, physical geography, residential field trip, advanced skills for environmental science, applications of environmental science, environmental pollution and an independent research project along with a number of optional units.
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Bournemouth is an amazing student city, with new club nights on all the time and a great atmosphere. The beach is lovely and the centre of student life in the Summer. Everybody is friendly, with a great diverse student body. There’s loads of places in town - try the Buffalo, a short bus ride away from the centre but with amazing drinks and staff. The tutors are great, providing interesting and dynamic lectures and offering a load of support and guidance.
Set for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
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Set for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Channel Islands at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for International at £14,500
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