Environmental Sustainability Level 3

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Environmental Sustainability is a cross-curricular subject combining elements of Business, Science and Geography. The sustainability sector is one of the fastest growing in the UK and there is a demand for fresh, innovative thinkers in the industry. This course is designed to introduce learners to the various elements of sustainability. It helps prepare them for jobs not just in the sustainability sector, but teaches the importance of having knowledge and awareness of sustainability that can be passed on to others in the community.

You will be taught a range of units; which include:

  • Understand the Principles of Sustainable Development 
  • Sustainable Communities 
  • Science for Environmental Technicians 
  • Energy Management 
  • Informatics for Environmental and Sustainability Industries 
  • The Business Environment 
  • Understanding the Principles of Wildlife Populations, Ecology and Conservation 
  • Understanding Principles of Physical and Biological Environmental Processes

How will I be assessed?

This is a vocational qualification and will be assessed internally through the use of assignments.

What do I need?

5 GCSEs grade 4 or above including Maths, English and Science

Where can it take me?

You can progress to an exciting range of higher-level courses, including Applied Science HNC/D. You could also consider a related degree, such as Environmental Science, Geology, Geophysics, Earth Systems Science, Physical Geography, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Applied Environmental Science, Mining Engineering, Engineering Geology and Geotechnics

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