This two year Level 3 programme is ideal if you want to work and study in the ocean environment. You will study a broad range of marine skills including biology, ecology, aquaculture, marine management, legislation, oceanography and fisheries. We offer two options for you to gain a career in the marine science industry depending on […]
You want to study and work in the ocean environment.
This qualification is for students wanting to go to university or employment in the marine sector, especially science and conservation, or those with a general love and interest of the ocean.
This honours degree final year is designed for people with a strong interest in the environment who would like to develop their scientific skills and knowledge base. You can progress to this one-year programme once you have successfully completed a science-related foundation degree or equivalent qualification. As part of this programme you will choose optional […]
Are you interested in wildlife and nature conservation? This is an inspirational, field-based practical course situated on the Cornwall College Newquay campus, adjacent to Newquay Zoo. On this programme you will learn about ecology (how organisms interact with each other and with their physical environment) and how we conserve species and habitats. This requires knowledge […]
The Geography Access to Higher Education Diploma is a suitable entrance qualification for the many Earth Science based degrees in Cornwall and throughout the country. It is also a recognised qualification that can help you gain entry into the workplace. For more information on the awarding body (CAVA) click here.
Access courses are designed as a stepping stone to enable motivated, enthusiastic people to progress on to Higher Education. This course is ideal for those who want to re-train or re-direct their lives into Geology, Geography, Environmental Science, and many other science related university courses. There is a very high level of academic and personal support throughout the course, which can help if you need to combine study with part-time employment and family commitments.