Taught course

Transcultural European Outdoor Studies

University of Cumbria · School of Outdoor Studies

Entry requirements

A first degree or comparable qualification in outdoor education, education, social sciences or environmental sciences. Please see course page for more detailed entry requirements.

Months of entry


Course content

Have a degree in outdoor studies? Do you want to expand your career options through taking up work in Europe? Then we're here to help you develop the knowledge and skills needed to work across transcultural settings. You'll travel and live through the landscapes and cultures of northern Europe by studying with three leading universities, each considered experts in outdoor studies.

This course focuses on transculturality in the context of social and environmental issues and the part outdoor education can play. By studying for a semester in England, Germany and Norway, you'll gain a fully rounded experience taught through experiential courses. Each university has excellent resources and world-renowned academic staff to help your learning, and your degree will open employment opportunities across the world. If you're looking for first class learning at prestigious facilities across Europe, this is the right course for you.

Please note: This course is delivered in partnership with Philipps University at Marburg, Germany and The Norwegian School of Sport Science, Oslo.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

Enquiry Centre
0845 606 1144