Environmental Geography and Outdoor Education

Environmental Geography and Outdoor Education

Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: April 30
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: £90
Full-time
Intakes: September
International tuition: £15,600
Domestic tuition: £1,820

Program overview

This course blends the academic foundation of the Environmental Geography degree with practical teaching on leading and guiding groups outdoors, and providing educational activities with a geographical and environmental emphasis. You’ll explore core issues in geography, human impacts on our planet , biogeography and scientific techniques. The field courses and practical teaching will give you valuable hands-on experience. This course includes a solid grounding in environmental geography together with practical training in navigation, mountain hazards, outdoor safety. In the outdoor education components you’ll get to learn from some of the UK’s top mountaineering instructors and outdoor educators. The optional but included Summer Mountain Leader Award requires that you must complete a minimum of 40 quality mountain days. This degree requires a high level of health, fitness and mobility as well as a commitment to outdoor pursuits and mountain walking.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Exams:

  • PTE
  • TOEFL iBT
  • IELTS
SQA Advanced Highers: AABB or equivalents. English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 with 5.5 in each skill Cambridge C1 Advanced (CAE) 169 overall with a minimum of 162 in each sub-skill Cambridge C2 Proficiency (CPE) 180 overall with a minimum of 162 in each sub-skill Pearson Test of English 54 overall with a minimum of 51 in each component IBT TOEFL 80 with no subtest less than 17 Trinity ISE II Pass overall and Pass in each sub-skill, ISE III Pass overall and in all sub-skills, ISE IV Pass overall and in all sub-skills

Career opportunities

An Environmental Geography and Outdoor Education degree will allow you to enter a wide range of relevant careers including: outdoor instructor environmental consultant conservation education and teaching environmental science research ecologist countryside rangers and guides environmental education and teaching ecotourism and travel sports and fitness occupations

Campus location

Stirling , United Kingdom

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