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

Outdoor Leadership - University of Cumbria

If you’re an adventure-lover seeking a career in the outdoors, then what better place than within 912-square miles of the iconic Lake District National Park – a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We’re one of the largest provider of outdoor study degrees in the UK – and our Ambleside-based course is the only one in the UK in a National Park. **Why Choose University of Cumbria** You’ll have an outdoor classroom quite literally on your doorstep – with more than 150 lofty peaks , 16 lakes and an abundance of rivers. So, there are ample opportunities to learn all the academic knowledge and practical skills you need to kick-start your career as an outdoor leader. - Outdoor experience is at the heart of this course with theory backed up by practice - Learn to successfully lead people with the most up-to-date and best practice coaching - Improve your competencies in mountaineering, climbing, sailing, caving and paddling - Explore the outdoors while developing academic, critical-thinking and valuable life skills - Great facilities, including indoor climbing walls and lakeside access - Well-equipped – including kayaks and climbing gear, for you to borrow at no extra cost - Gain valuable commercial and entrepreneurial skills – enhancing your employability - Exciting field trips with a difference – including an expedition to Andorra - Taught by experienced tutors, many who are currently active in the outdoors - Carry out your own topical and current research to suit your interests We don’t just teach you the theory, you’ll get on with it in practice so you become a proactive and confident problem-solver able to make sound professional judgements and decisions. So, if you have the desire to operate effectively and lead in challenging environments, then our uniquely-located course will provide everything you need to succeed.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £10,500