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Natural Sciences (Environmental Science) (Q64-ENV) BSc (Hons)

Open University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Distance Learning

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 - 6 Years

Course summary

Environmental science explores the complexities of the natural environment and our relationship with it. This specialist route, available in our BSc (Honours) Natural Sciences (Q64), takes a holistic approach to the science of our environment investigating topics such as global warming, water resources, pollution and conservation. Our environment is fascinating – but it’s under threat from climate change, biodiversity loss and resource depletion. Explore the consequences and implications of environmental change for sustainability from a scientific perspective, by learning about the processes, links and interactions operating in different environments.**Key features of the course**- Helps you explore the complex relationships between humans and the environment- Develops your understanding of environmental issues, such as climate change, biodiversity, water resource use, waste management and renewable energy- Develops your skills in thinking, analysis and problem solving applied to environmental issues and debates- Gives you the opportunity to carry out practical environmental science projects including optional attendance at field schools

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Open University

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    Open University, Student Recruitment Team, PO Box 197, Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes, MK7 6BJ, England

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