HNC Countryside and Environmental Management


06 Sep 2021


24 Jun 2022

The HNC Countryside and Environmental Management will give you a broad understanding of how the different land uses in the countryside interact in particular the conservation of the countryside and its recreational use. You will investigate a wide range of topics including planning, land use, history and archaeology, and landscape and geology. These will underpin core topics such as ecology, visitor management, interpretation, habitat management and identification skills, and will give you a greater awareness of the wider issues and conflicts that affect the countryside

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HNC Countryside and Environmental Management


Full time 36 weeks. 3 days per week blended online and campus attendance


Newtown St Boswells

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Entry requirements

2 Higher passes together with 3 Nat 5 passes and evidence of core skills at SCQF 5 or equivalent

Progression opportunities

Related HND subject, workbased SVQ Rural Land use and Management at SCQF 8 or careers working in the countryside


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