401–500 th
World University Rankings 2020
101–150 th
Young University Rankings 2019
201+
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Ground Floor Exchange Station, Tithebarn Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L2 2QP, United Kingdom

Wildlife Conservation

The BSc (Hons) Wildlife Conservation at Liverpool John Moores University is taught by conservation experts and will allow you to develop the skills and knowledge you need to work in a professional conservation organisation. Develop your knowledge in ecology, genetics, evolution and animal behaviour and environmental sustainability and how to apply these to conservation practice. Develop key skills in animal and plant surveys and identification, create Habitat Management plans, Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and conservation technologies. The degree also offers diverse placement opportunities in areas such as otter surveying, habitat and vegetation mapping and the rehabilitation and welfare of endangered species. Plus you will be able to go on overseas field trips. - UK field trips to sites in the North West, Wales and beyond and an overseas field trip to Tenerife at level 5 included in the fees* - You will also have the opportunity to go on a self-funded international trip at level 6, which is currently to Malaysia to study tropical forest, mangroves and coral reef habitats* - Option to undertake a 4 to 6 week placement and/or a 12 month sandwich placement in the UK or overseas - Teaching from conservation experts involved in collaborative research projects and consultancy, including primate conservation, large African mammal conservation, human wildlife conflict, species reintroduction, biogeography and species distributions, bird social behaviour and ecosystem services - Learn practical skills including field surveying, animal and plant identification, Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and recording animal behaviour - Learn conservation practice skills, such as Habitat Management Plans, protected area designation, zoo conservation and conservation technology - £6 million invested in state-of-the-art teaching facilities, including specialist GIS and animal behaviour observation software - Excellent career prospects in areas such as: nature reserve management; conservation NGOs; zoos and wildlife parks; conservation charities; conservation and environmental government bodies; and ecological and environmental consultancies - This degree is available to study following a foundation year - International Foundation Year course available offering direct progression onto this degree programme - visit LJMU's International Study Centre to find out more - Campus location: City Campus *Destination may be subject to change

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-21
  • Location
    Liverpool John Moores University,LiverpoolUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £14,450