About this course
As the world's ecosystems come under increasing pressure, the need for trained scientists in ecology and conservation becomes ever-more important. With this ecology and conservation degree, you will be ideally placed to play a role in tackling the key issues.
The programme will build your knowledge of how organisms function and interact in communities and ecosystems. You'll develop your passion for the natural environment together with the skills to work throughout the world in conservation and ecology.
This course allows you to:
carry out fieldwork in Exmoor, the New Forest, Spain and Belize
complete an independent research project, working alongside our active research staff
choose from a selection of modules to tailor your degree to your interests
spend a semester studying at a university in Europe or Australasia
gain valuable experience from a year in employment
develop sought-after transferable skills
This course is based at Highfield, Southampton.
This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.
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The programme specification sets out the learning outcomes of this course and details how the course is taught and assessed.