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BSc (Hons)Environmental Geography and Outdoor Education

University of Stirling
United Kingdom, Stirling
Tuition fee £17,900 per year
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Overview

If you want a sound science degree that also takes you teaching and guiding outdoor activities, this unique degree has been designed for you.

The course blends the academic foundation of our 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.

Their leading mountaineering instructors and outdoor specialists will teach you outdoor leadership, mountain skills and environmental education. In addition, you’ll have the opportunity to gain the Mountain Leader Award, endorsed by the Mountain Training Association. This is a physically demanding course requiring a certain level of health, fitness and mobility.

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

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States