United Kingdom

University of the Highlands and Islands

12b Ness Walk, Inverness, IV3 5SQ, United Kingdom

University of the Highlands and Islands

Outdoor Education and Learning

This honours programme* is the only undergraduate degree in Scotland to focus wholly on using the outdoors in education and learning, combining theory and practice to support you in becoming a truly rounded outdoor educator. You will explore how outdoor activities and learning opportunities can nurture and support participants to develop and grow. You will also gain an understanding of education systems and how to design and instruct accredited outdoor experiences. These experiences could be early years outdoor learning sessions, school outdoor learning activities through to expeditions or residential ventures, all of which you will gain practical experience of within the degree. On successful completion, you will have an excellent knowledge of leading, coaching and educating. Most importantly, you will hold a degree that is strongly linked and recognised by industry, which has significant practical elements supporting you to become a professional educator who specialises in the use of the outdoors. *subject to validation

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Inverness College UHI,Inverness
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £1,820
  • Scotland Year 1 £1,820
  • England Year 1 £8,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £8,000
  • Wales Year 1 £8,000
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £8,000
  • International Year 1 £10,500