Environmental Research Skills (E&C) (C1150)

15 credits, Level 5

Autumn teaching

If you're a Geography BSc, Ecology BSc, or Conservation and Environment Policy (ECEP) student, this module will give you the skills needed for your final year research projects. 

Each week a generic lecture will introduce a particular study skill and this will be supported by practical-based workshops in which you gain experience in these skills. The workshops will last up to four hours and will cover an array of environmental research topics.


24%: Lecture
76%: Practical (Laboratory, Workshop)


100%: Coursework (Report)

Contact hours and workload

We’re currently reviewing contact hours for modules and will update with further information as soon as it is available.

This module is running in the academic year 2020/21. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.


This module is offered on the following courses: