Environmental Science

Welcome

The world needs scientists who understand life in all its forms. At UWE Bristol you’ll explore a rich variety of natural habitats in the UK and beyond. Put theories to the test through investigations in the field and in our well-equipped labs, and take on valuable work experience with our partners.

Department of Applied Sciences

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Lyn Newton

"This degree changed my entire perspective on life. It helped me se the bigger picture an the world as we know it. I feel as though I used to look at the world through a keyhole and now I’ve opened the door."

Andreas, BSc(Hons) Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Science

Environmental science courses

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BSc(Hons)/MSci Environmental Science

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This course brings together knowledge from a variety of fields to give you a deep understanding of the environmental challenges facing the world today. Through a practical, hands-on approach, you’ll gain exposure to the skills and technology employed at the forefront of environmental science.

Carry out your own investigations in our specialist labs and use the latest mapping software in our dedicated computer suite. Learn to analyse and interpret complex data, and pioneer environmentally sound, scientifically robust, practical solutions.

BSc/MSci(Hons) Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Science

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This course explores wildlife conservation issues at local, national and global levels. Created in partnership with Bristol Zoo Gardens, it gives you unique access to the zoo’s facilities and expertise. Mixing theory with practice, you’ll delve into the relationship between wildlife and society, and consider the impact of human activities on the living world.

FdSc Integrated Wildlife Conservation

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FdSc Integrated Wildlife Conservation is particularly relevant if you're attracted to a career in conservation but haven't considered university before. You'll get a recognised qualification in wildlife conservation after two years and can take your study to degree level by doing the one-year BSc(Hons) Integrated Wildlife Conservation top-up at UWE Bristol.