Taught course

Wildlife Conservation

Institution
University of Chester · Department of Biological Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Minimum of 2:1 honours degree, which normally has a significant content of Biological Science (e.g. Biology, Biological Sciences, Environmental Science, Animal Behaviour etc); or substantial relevant working experience together with evidence of recent study.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme covers a wide-range of areas within wildlife conservation. Staff are involved in pioneering projects, including welfare assessment for conservation and the Scottish Wildcat Project.

The modules currently offered in the programme include:

Conservation Genetics

Wildlife Crime

Behaviour and Welfare in Wildlife Conservation

Managing Wildlife Populations and Landscapes

Biodiversity Informatics

Field Research Techniques for Wildlife Conservation

Dissertation

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDip

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGCert

part time
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
postgrad@chester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1244 511000
Fax
+44 (0)1244 513111