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Full Time BSc (Hons) Natural and Environmental Sciences (incorporating Cert HE, Dip HE and BSc)

Moray College

Bachelor Degree , Environmental Sciences

Course Description

Full Time BSc (Hons) Natural and Environmental Sciences (incorporating Cert HE, Dip HE and BSc) This course is available to study in Elgin You can study this course Full Time | Part Time | Infill Aims of the Course To provide students with the skills, knowledge and abilities to become highly motivated graduate scientists able to compete effectively within the employment market. Course Contents Level 1 (Cert HE) Principles of Biology Principles of Chemistry Interpreting Data Scientific Investigation 1 Introduction to Global Environmental Issues Personal Effectiveness and Study Skills Principles of Ecology Qualification gained at this point: Cert HE Natural and Environmental Sciences Options from a list which include: Introducing Marine Science Principles of Physics Principles of Earth Processes Level 2 (Dip HE) Stats and Experimental Design Scientific Investigation 2 Principles of Permaculture Qualification gained at this point: Dip HE Natural and Environmental Sciences Options include: Plant Form and Function Introducing Microbiology Ecological Field Methods Management of Marine and Coastal Resources Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Introduction to GIS Marine Biology Level 3 (BSc) Study Project Research Management Skills Science Innovation in Industry Literature Review Options include: Microbial Ecology Aquaculture Biotechnology Taxonomy and Identification Skills Climate Change Qualification gained at this point: BSc Natural and Environmental Sciences Level 4 (BSc Hons) Honours Dissertation (Double Credit) Engaging with External Agencies Sustainable Energy and Waste Minimisation Microbes and Man Science and Society Options include: Environmental Ethics Landscape Ecology Archaeological Dating Qualification gained at this point: BSc (Hons) Natural and Environmental Sciences Duration of the Course Full time - 4 years. Part time study is possible over a longer period. Individual modules may be taken on a free-standing basis, subject to entry with a reasonable expectation of success. Progression Further study may include access to postgraduate education. Employment in an appropriate related field. Such as: Research Food and Drinks Industry Marine and Fisheries Life Sciences Science Education NB. Students can exit at levels 1, 2 or 3 with a Certificate of Higher Education, a Diploma of Higher Education or the BSc (Ord) respectively, in Natural and Environmental Sciences. Certificate of HE in Natural and Environmental Sciences will provide direct entry into 2nd year Robert Gordon University BSc Forensic Science. UCAS Information Course Code - F800 Short form of Course Title - BSc/NS

Full Time BSc (Hons) Natural and Environmental Sciences (incorporating Cert HE, Dip HE and BSc) This course is available to study in Elgin You can study this course Full Time | Part Time | Infill Aims of the Course To provide students with the skills, knowledge and abilities to become highly motivated graduate scientists able to compete effectively within the employment market. Course Contents...

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