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BSc (Hons) / BSc Countryside Management (Top-up)

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Level of study


UCAS code

BSc: D449
BSc (Hons): D44H
Institution code: H12


1 year (full-time)

Start date

September 2022

The course

This course is ideal for students with an appropriate Foundation Degree or HND to top-up to a degree in Countryside Management. It will help you to develop the principles of successful integrated countryside management and investigate their application in real situations such as nature reserve management.

Emphasis is placed on the recreational use of the countryside and developing management skills, preparing graduates for jobs such as Countryside Rangers, Rights of Way Officers, Reserves Managers and Agri-Environment Project Officers.

Entry requirements

  • Top-up applicants must have achieved an average of 55% in their Foundation degree to apply for BSc non-honours and 60% to apply for BSc Honours.
  • Applicants must have completed a full year’s placement as part of their course of study or two years of full-time relevant employment after their course.

Course fees

The latest fees for this course can be found in our undergraduate fees and funding section. You will also find course related costs, specific to this course in this area.

What will I study?

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