Landscape Management (Land Use), BSc Hons

Landscape Management (Land Use), BSc Hons

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p>The aim of this degree is to provide graduates with a sound knowledge base and well balanced range of scientific, technical and management skills focused on the management of landscape - both urban and rural - for conservation, leisure, amenity and access. Throughout the programme, students will gain an understanding of environmental impact assessment, the processes of mitigation and their strategic implementation. It provides a high quality broad-based training experience in landscape management, ensuring that graduates are not restricted in their eventual choice of career. Students are prepared for the long-term care and development of new and existing landscapes, as well as determining policy and planning for future management. All students undertake a final year project on a professional theme of their choice. This programme is based at Hadlow College.

The aims of the programme are:

  • To become holistically knowledgeable in the management of community, landscape and conservation
  • To recognise and understand the processes involved in mitigating environmental impacts as they occur on the built and rural landscapes
  • To gain knowledge excellence in contract, stewardship options, management planning and other landscape management options.

UCAS code

D4K3 H BSc/LM

Department

Architecture & Landscape

Location

Hadlow College

Attendance

3 years full-time
5 years part-time

Entry requirements

Applicants should have:

260 UCAS points

FROM A-levels, preferably one in a science-based subject

OR a Level 3 vocational qualification

PLUS all applicants should also have a GCSE grade C or above in English, mathematics and science.

* Life experiences are taken into account when considering applications.

* Applications from mature students are welcome.

This programme is based at Hadlow College, a 256-hectare estate containing woodland and aquatic habitats, landscape training centre, design studio and dedicated science laboratories.

Assessment

Students are assessed through assignments and examinations.

Professional recognition

This programme is accredited by the Landscape Institute with students graduating as licentiate members, with the option to apply for full chartered status within a few years.

Career options

Graduates have opportunities in managerial, advisory, contract and rural access within landscape management and conservation sectors. As well as the progression opportunity to the BSc(Hons) Landscape Management Programme

Full time

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Year 2

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Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Part time

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Year 4

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Year 5

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Sandwich

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Work Placement Course - ARC

Year 4

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

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