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Berkshire College of Agriculture

Ecology & Conservation

UCAS Code: C297

Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc

Entry requirements


A level

A*-D

Minimum grade of a Merit is required.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

MMM

In relevant science related subjects.

UCAS Tariff

64-96

About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2019

- Set on a stunning 400 acre estate, yet in easy reach of London and the M25, Berkshire College of Agriculture (BCA) is an established provider of university level courses in land-based studies.

- With a wide range of on-campus habitats and access to many more, you will study the relationships between organisms, their environment and each other in order to gain sound ecological and conservation knowledge, backed by practical skills and experience of hands-on conservation management.

- This 2-year FdSc programme also takes full advantage of BCA's outstanding Animal Centre, which houses around 1,200 individual animals from more than 100 species. This superb facility includes a British Wildlife section and is one of only a handful of educational establishments to be awarded a Zoo Licence and BIAZA accreditation.

- Assessment methods for this Level 5 programme vary between modules and include reports, assignments, essays, presentations, exams, research and a portfolio of evidence.

- Lecturers are experienced and well qualified to deliver this exciting programme, holding a diverse range of specialisms, enabling students to benefit from an interdisciplinary approach to learning.

- At the end of your foundation degree programme, which is validated by the Royal Agricultural University, you will be equipped with the academic qualification and vocational skills and techniques essential to get you started in a career in ecology or ecological consultancy.

- The programme also provides a sound academic basis for further progression in graduate and/or professional education.

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£6,000
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£6,000
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£6,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,000
per year
Scotland
£6,000
per year
Wales
£6,000
per year

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Course location:

Berkshire College of Agriculture

Department:

Higher Education Department - Berkshire College of Agriculture

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