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University of Worcester

Environmental Science

UCAS Code: F750

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

96-112

The number of UCAS tariff points required depends on your qualifications and the subjects studied. To be considered for this degree programme, you need a minimum of 96 points, but this must include two A levels from the following subjects: Chemistry, Geography, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Geology, Maths, Biology, and Physics. Students with 104-108 points will be considered if this includes one A level and one AS level from the following subjects: Chemistry, Geography, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Geology, Maths, Biology, and Physics. Students with 112 points or more will be considered if this includes an AS level in one of the following subjects: Chemistry, Geography, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Geology, Maths, Biology, and Physics.

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About this course


Course option

3years

Full-time | 2019

Subject

Environmental sciences

**A degree in Environmental Science from the University of Worcester will ensure you are on track for a successful and rewarding career in the environmental sector. In 2016, 100% of our graduates were in full time employment or further study within 6 months of completing the course.** At Worcester you will receive essential training in a variety of field and laboratory techniques using state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, including drones, river monitoring stations, and gas-chromatography-mass spectrometry. Through our flexible programme you can choose to focus on key areas of environmental science such as water, air, soil, and chemistry, or combinations of these. At Worcester, you get the degree you want!The course has been accredited by the Institution of Environmental Sciences, highlighting its excellence, this means our course meets very high standards of teaching and learning, supported by a strong component of practical, field and theoretical activities. To find out how you can become part of the next generation of scientists that make a difference, come along to one of our open days. A visit to the University of Worcester will certainly help you choose a course that is right for you.- Small class sizes and exceptional contact time with staff.- Close proximity to field sites enabling frequent field excursions.- Strong links with the environmental sector.- Highly practical assessments that are relevant to the work place.- Flexibility in the degree programme to tailor your course.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£9,250
per year
England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
International
£12,100
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

University of Worcester

Department:

Institute of Science and the Environment

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