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Thank you for your interest. You will now be directed to the UCAS (Universities and Colleges Admissions Service) website through which all full-time higher education programmes need to be applied for.

If you are applying through a school or college you will need to have your 'buzzword' available before registering on the UCAS website for the first time. If you are not applying through a school or college you will need to answer a set of eligibility questions.

To find our higher education programmes on the UCAS website please remember to search under the Institution Code G70 (for the University of Greenwich) with H as the Hadlow College campus code.

FdSc Landscape and Countryside Management

Wildlife and Conservation Management
Wildlife and Conservation Management

Equipping students for a wide range of careers within the countryside management arena, this qualification provides a solid foundation in ecological and environmental science. The content of the programme is highly practical and you will be encouraged to develop management skills by taking every opportunity to study estate management, conservation and countryside policy.

For more information, please see our dedicated microsite on the Rural University Experience you can expect from Hadlow College.

Course Duration:

Full Time

College Attendance

2 years, full time

UCAS Institution Code:

H03 (Hadlow College)

UCAS Code:

N231 H FDSC/CMGT

Campus

Hadlow Campus

Course Content:

Year 1 – Level 4

  • Countryside Management Practices (30)
  • Principles of Ecology (15)
  • Plant and Soil Science (15)
  • Wildlife Population Management (15)
  • People and Countryside (15)
  • Work Based Learning (30)

Year 2 – Level 5

  • Habitat Conservation and Management 1 (15)
  • Field Methods in Surveying and Identification (30)
  • Geographical Information Systems (15)
  • Rural Land-use and Policy (15)
  • Research Skills (15)
  • Work Based Learning (30)

Entry Requirements:

48 UCAS points are made up from A Levels, preferably one in a science-based subject, or a relevant level 3 vocational qualification. All applicants should have GCSE Grade C or above in English, maths and science and have spent two years studying at Level 3.

Applications from mature students, without the standard entry requirements, who are working in the industry are considered on a case by case basis.

It is recommend that all students buy (Countryside) Wildlife and Conservation Management polo shirts, these will be available to purchase at the beginning of term, speak to your tutor

Please note that all programme specifications and course modules are subject to annual change.

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