University of Reading
Species Identification and Survey Skills
The objective of the course is to prime students for employment as ecological consultants. To achieve this Biological Sciences has teamed up with RSK to deliver a course that precisely provides the skills and knowledge demanded by consultants. Students have the opportunity to embark on a 6 month work placement with an ecological consultant.
A good Honours degree (2.1) or above in a relevant subject.
Modules include: species and habitat conservation; marine conservation; mammal conservation; geographic information systems; field trips.
A total of 100 of the 180 credits of the course are overseen by the consultants.
A bursary for the sixth-month work placement is provided by the employer.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Reading||Reading||RG6 6UR||South East|
0118 378 5289