Taught course

Ecotourism

Institution
Edinburgh Napier University · School of Life Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Typically, you will need an honours degree with a suitable background in biology, tourism, geography, language, psychology or business. Alternative qualifications combined with appropriate experience may be considered on an individual basis.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Learn through a variety of teaching methods including lectures, tutorials, laboratory sessions, field trips, and through independent study. There may also be some opportunities to study abroad.

Successful completion of trimester 1 qualifies you for the PGCert; trimester 2 qualifies you for the PGDip.

Trimester 1
Scientific Methods, Humans & Wildlife, and Environmental Management for Ecotourism, Tourism Concepts & Issues, or Managing Heritage Tourism

Trimester 2
Field & Laboratory Skills, Evolution of Taxonomy, and Case Studies in International Tourism or Tourism, Hospitality & Events Project

Trimester 3
Independent research project - successful completion of this qualifies you for the MSc.

Information for international students

For applicants whose first language is not English, the following is generally required: minimum IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 550/213 Please see http://www.napier.ac.uk/international for up-to-date information.

Fees and funding

Please see http://www.napier.ac.uk/fees for up-to-date fee & funding information.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-48 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
18-36 months
full time
9 months

PGCert

full time
6 months
part time
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
Information Centre
Email
info@napier.ac.uk
Phone
0500 35 35 70