Higher Environmental Science


SCQF Level 6

Face to face

You will study 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.

The implications of these interactions for the future wellbeing of the environment in its widest context will be a central theme of the course.

The course will develop your scientific knowledge and experience by consideration of principles, methods, data collection, interpretation and analysis. Investigative fieldwork will be conducted in local areas.

Entry requirements:

  • National 5 pass in Biology, Geography or Environmental Science at A or B;
  • Demonstrate an interest in the sector.

Mode of delivery: Face to face, Fridays, 9am to 3.30pm

Duration: One academic year (August/September to May/June)

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