Environmental Science (with foundation year) at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS

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Course summary

This course is an integrated foundation degree, where you'll progress onto our BSc (Hons) Environmental Science course, once you successfully complete your foundation year. Our integrated foundation degrees offer a unique gateway to our BSc courses for those who currently don't meet the degree-level entry criteria. The foundation year acts as a launch pad, supporting you with the transition to university learning. Anticipate a year filled with the development of robust study skills, increased confidence in tackling intricate problems, and the cultivation of independent learning. Rest assured, by the end of this transformative year, you'll emerge well-prepared for the exhilarating challenges that await you at degree level. About the BSc course This multidisciplinary course includes the scientific study of the physical, chemical and biological processes operating on and within the Earth. It is fully accredited by the Institution of Environmental Sciences. You will explore environmental issues including natural resources, waste management, conservation and sustainability. Other areas of focus include climate change, renewable energies, environmental hazard management, and law and policy. You'll be based at our Brackenhurst Campus – the perfect place to put theory into practice. From geographical information system (GIS) mapping and renewable energy solutions to conservation methods and weather monitoring, there's a huge range of professional tools, technology and facilities on your doorstep.

Modules

Year One - Foundation Biology - Laboratory Skills - Science in Practice - Field Skills - Preparing for Success Year Two - Principles of Environmental Science - Principles of Ecology - Biodiversity Conservation - Global Environmental Issues - Earth Systems - Weather and Climate Year Three - Experimental Design and Analysis - Law and Policy - Environmental Monitoring and Geographical Information Systems (GIS) - Technical Skills - Sustainability - Global Climate Emergency Final year - Dissertation - Frontiers in Environmental Biogeochemistry - Energy for a Low Carbon Future - Natural Resource Management and (pick one): - Applications of Remote Sensing - Marine and Freshwater Ecology Full module descriptions and details can be found on the course page on the NTU website.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
F75X
Institution code:
N91
Campus name:
Brackenhurst Campus
Campus code:
3

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We also consider equivalent qualifications and combinations. Please contact Nottingham Trent University Admissions team for further information.


Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
EU £17150 Year 1
International £17150 Year 1

Additional fee information

Tuition fees are payable for each year that you are at University. The level of tuition fees for the second and subsequent years of your undergraduate course may increase in line with inflation and as specified by the UK government.
Environmental Science (with foundation year) at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS