Oxford Brookes University
This course is designed to develop the student's professional and field skills, including identification and survey techniques, required for effective conservation; it also aims to familiarise students with the key ecological concepts underlying evidence-based conservation; students produce professional reports and assessments and undertake monitoring of species and communities.
2nd Class Honours degree in a related scientific subject from a recognised institution of higher education; applicants who do not have these academic qualifications could still be offered a place on this course if they can show evidence of the potential to succeed based on professional and/or related experiences; applicants whose 1st language is not English: IELTS score of 6.5, or TOEFL score of 90 (internet-based).
Compulsory modules: taxonomy and identification; ecology for conservation; ecosystem degradation and management; career development and research skills; research project; optional modules: environmental law and decision making; GIS and environmental modelling; procedures and methods of EIA; molecular biology; genome science.
Different subject areas relating to conservation are taught and assessed separately through assignments, presentations and project reports.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 7,080 per Academic year (home fees)||8 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 14,070 per Academic year (overseas fees)||8 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 7,080 per Academic year (home fees)||8 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 14,070 per Academic year (overseas fees)||8 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,070 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,080 per Whole course (home fees)||12 months|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 3,610 per Academic year (home fees)||20 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,610 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Headington Campus||Oxford||OX3 0BP||South East|