About this course
With this Masters degree you will develop advanced knowledge and practical skills in ecology and conservation. This will prepare you to play a role in tackling a wide range of issues as the world's ecosystems come under increasing pressure.
This hands-on degree has a strong focus on practical skills and experience, with several field trips in the UK and abroad.
You'll develop habitat monitoring, species surveying and ecological analysis skills.
The course allows you to:
carry out fieldwork in Exmoor, the New Forest, Spain and Belize
complete 2 independent research projects, working alongside our active research staff
choose from a selection of modules to tailor your degree to your passions
spend a semester studying at a university in Europe or Australasia
gain valuable experience from 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.