University of Cumbria

201+
European Teaching Rankings 2018
Fusehill Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 2HH, United Kingdom

Marine and Freshwater Conservation (with integrated foundation year)

With a shortage of marine and freshwater scientists in the UK, there’s never been a better time to study to become a future expert in the world of aquatic conservation. Our foundation year will build a solid base in scientific, intellectual, investigative skills and knowledge, enabling you to progress onto the BSc Marine and Freshwater degree. Our unique course, created with the guidance of professional environmental consultants and aquatic scientists, enables you to study freshwater and marine conservation together in one degree. **Why Choose University of Cumbria** Your studies at our Ambleside campus will be unrivalled - We're the only UK university with a campus within a national park and in an UNESCO World Heritage Site. So, forget sporadic, end of term field trips and research, you’ll have an abundance of rivers, lakes and coastline on your doorstep to gain plenty of hands-on, practical science throughout every term. - Prepared for employment in conservation, environmental and research fields - Easy access to the waters of the Lake District and coastal ecosystems - Use of up-to-date facilities in our new laboratories - Flexibility to customise your learning by selecting modules - Practical, taxonomic and analytical capabilities ready for a future in science - Exciting, international field trips and placements - Great contacts with wildlife, water and conservation organisations to enhance your job prospects - Taught by tutors involved in international research, which will enhance your learning If you have the passion for helping our planet's future, then we’ll help you gain the aquatic environmental knowledge, skills and practical experience you need to graduate as a professional who can make a difference. So, to become an expert in the conservation world, get started with our unique course.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (Hons)/BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-17
  • Location
    Ambleside,Ambleside
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £6,000
  • Scotland Year 1 £6,000
  • Wales Year 1 £6,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £6,000
  • EU Year 1 £6,000
  • International Year 1 £7,500
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (Hons)/BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Carlisle - Fusehill Street,Carlisle
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £6,000
  • Scotland Year 1 £6,000
  • Wales Year 1 £6,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £6,000
  • EU Year 1 £6,000
  • International Year 1 £7,500