What is special about this course?
The aim of the Higher is to extend students' knowledge and understanding of the environment. It seeks to demonstrate the interactions taking place between humans and the environment through a scientific treatment of the principles of ecosystems and contemporary resource use by society as a whole.
Candidates would normally be expected to have attained at least one of the following:-
- Standard Grade Biology at 2 or above, or Intermediate 2 at B or above/National 5 at B or above
- Standard Grade Geography at 2 or above, or Intermediate 2 at B or above/National 5 at B or above
How will I study my course?
- Full Time
- Part Time
How long will my course last?
Where can I study my course?
- Inverness Campus
For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.
Bursary or EMA (Educational Maintenance Allowance) if studying full time along with other subjects
What can I do on completion of my course?
Entry to many undergraduate courses (not necessarily related to environmental science/studies) at universities and institutes of further and higher education. At Inverness College UHI there is scope for progression to HNC Applied Science, BSc Applied Science or BSc Environmental Science.
Is there more information available online?
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