Bristol, University of the West of England

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: University of the West of England, Bristol

Advanced Wildlife Conservation in Practice (Taught)

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Course summary

This course gives students the opportunity to develop their professional network and hone their skills towards the job they want. Alongside developing abilities and practice in ecosystem and species conservation, communication and effecting behaviour change, this course has a strong emphasis on developing innovation and entrepreneurial skills.

Course details

Modules

Advanced ecosystem conservation in practice; advanced species conservation in practice; communication for conservation; innovation and enterprise in conservation; research project.

Assessment method

Each module assessment is specifically designed to allow you to develop your practical skills and understanding, and increase your employability once you graduate. They will usually take the form of mini-projects and will require you to master advanced techniques in wildlife conservation and evaluate their effectiveness in a range of circumstances. The projects include presentations, portfolios and reports. There are no formal written exams.


Entry requirements

An Honours degree (minimum 2.2) in a subject which contains a core grounding in conservation, ecology and environmental science, or equivalent, from a recognised overseas institution, or to have at least 3 years' experience of working in the environmental sector, specifically in areas related to biodiversity conservation. International applicants will be required to meet the UK Border Agency and universities minimum English language requirements, such as: IELTS 6.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in all components. All applicants will be interviewed prior to being offered a place on the course.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8400 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8400 Year 1
Scotland £8400 Year 1
Wales £8400 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £8400 Year 1
EU £14750 Year 1
International £14750 Year 1
Channel Islands £14750 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

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Provider information

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Bristol, University of the West of England
Coldharbour Lane
Frenchay
Bristol
BS16 1QY


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Additional information

Thursday 18th August - 08:30 - 18:00 Friday 19th August - 08:30 - 18:00 Saturday 20th August - 11:00 - 15:00 Sunday 21st August - Closed Monday 22nd August to Thursday 26th August - 09:00 – 17:00 Friday 27th August – 09:00 – 16:30 Saturday 27th August and Monday 29th August - Closed Tuesday 30th August to Thursday 1st September - 09:00 – 17:00 Friday 2nd September – 09:00 – 16:30


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Advanced Wildlife Conservation in Practice at Bristol, University of the West of England - UCAS