Environmental Science Field Course

Description

The field course provides an opportunity for practical, in-depth investigation of environmental issues related to a choice of locations (UK and abroad) with themes including ecology, climatology, geomorphology and environmental management. 

Delivery

  • Field work: 48 hours (6 days)

Assessment

The nature of the assessments will vary slightly between field courses but comprise a combination of small group presentations and individual written assessments in the form of a report and/or field notebook.

Key skills

  • Field observation and data collection techniques
  • Data analysis and presentation skills
  • Effective teamwork