Through this course, traditional ecological and visitor management topics are complemented with the additional necessary knowledge and skills you will need, such as data handling, community involvement, and woodland management. The course offers flexibility, allowing you to choose modules to suit your particular aspirations, and you’ll put the practical knowledge you gain to good use through real-life scenarios and case studies. This course attracts students of many different ages, backgrounds, and future aspirations. What they have in common is an interest in studying this unique mix of people management, biodiversity, conservation and ecology. SRUC offers the only Countryside Management degree in Scotland, and this qualification can lead you to a wide range of careers.