Taught course

Outdoor Education

University of Wales Trinity Saint David · School of Sport, Health and Outdoor Education

Entry requirements

Normally good honours degree or experience in the field of outdoor and experiential learning.

Months of entry


Course content

The MA Outdoor Education has been developed to meet the needs of practitioners and graduates wishing to explore different philosophical and cultural perspectives on outdoor education. The course combines theoretical study and work based practice to examine local and international forms of outdoor education and raise standards of professional practice.

This is the first degree of its kind in Wales and offers students the additional opportunity to enrol on a skills development programme.

Information for international students

The University welcomes applications from international students and values their contribution to academic and cultural life. The University has an excellent reputation for the pastoral care of international students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    24-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations30
Written coursework / continuous assessment37
Dissertation33 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Dr Andy Williams