Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Science BSc (Hons)

Bristol, University of the West of England

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( 4.1) 815 reviews


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UCAS CODE 45MN
BSc(Hons) Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Science explores wildlife conservation issues at local, national and global levels. Created in partnership with Bristol Zoo Gardens, it gives you unique access to the zoos 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. Deepen your knowledge of conservation by carrying out work in natural habitats close to Bristol,... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Frenchay Campus | 3 Years | 14-SEP-20

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Uni rankings

Biological Sciences
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
59th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
58th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
48th

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Ecology and Environmental Biology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Ecology and Environmental Biology graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Ecology and Environmental Biology graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2019

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Source: HESA, 2018

Ecology and Environmental Biology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
80%
Chemistry
38%
Geography
29%
Mathematics
26%
Psychology
22%

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Latest Wildlife Conservation / Protection reviews

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Andrew
02 Jan 19

Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Science (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons)

Fun, and I’m looking forward to even more given I’ve only been there a term! I’d like to recommend it to any student...

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Student rating ( 3.5) 8 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.1) 815 reviews

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3 star 14%
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Bristol, University of the West of England
CompUniGuide ranking
58th
Student rating
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( 4.1)
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The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is a popular institution based in Bristol, one of the UK’s most thriving and creative cities. With campuses spanning the city it offers the freedom and excitement of living in a big city, but within a supportive campus community. With a diverse student body of 30,000 students and more than 400 courses covering a wide range of subject areas, there’s something for everyone. At UWE Bristol, university is about more than just a great degree. You’ll get opportunities to get involved in social activities and sports to help you make friends and feel supported. You’ll also get the chance to take part in volunteering and placements, and get to connect with top people in your chosen field. You’ll get everything you need to thrive – a full 360° experience.

Where you'll study

Bristol, University of the West of England

Coldharbour Lane
Bristol
South Gloucestershire
BS16 1QY United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bristol Parkway  0.6 miles away

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