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Environmental Studies A Level at South Devon College

Course description

During this A Level you will learn through a mixture of lectures, internet-based research and group activities, as well as fieldwork sessions both on the South Devon College conservation site and trips further afield. You will be required to participate fully in class discussions and activities and there will also be opportunities to debate current environmental topics in lessons. There is an emphasis on the application of the underlying scientific knowledge to a variety of situations, therefore you will be exploring case studies of environmental issues from within the UK and around the globe.


Course content

What will I learn?

  • The living environment
  • The physical environment
  • Energy resources and environmental pollution
  • Biological resources and sustainability

Entry requirements

  • You must have a GCSE Grade C in Maths
  • You must have a GCSE Grade B in English
  • You must have a GCSE grade B in this subject or Double Science

Future opportunities

Our courses at South Devon College have been designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge employers seek, enabling you to find employment and take the first steps towards a successful career.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Devon College directly.

Last updated date: 27 November 2015
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