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A-Level Environmental Science

Practical Vs Theory


Course overview

Environmental Science is a holistic subject that explores many interconnected systems and processes. You will explore how a change to ones environmental process can have an affect on many other processes over different spatial and temporal scales, how human society relies upone natural systems for resources and life support, and gain an understanding of how these systems should be used to propose change in society to support sustainable lifestyles. This course combines geographical and biological topics. There will be practical fieldwork.


What Does The Programme Include

You will consider environmental issues and reach conclusions based on upon reliable evidence-based information and quantitative data, develop research and analytical skills, as well as practical science skills.

Potential Future Career

Example job roles in:

  • Teaching
  • Environmental Health
  • Water Management Officer
  • Town Planner
  • Conservation Officer

Studying further degrees in:

  • Environmental Planning
  • Business
  • Social Services
  • Teaching

Course Content

You will study the following units:

  • The Physical Environment
  • Energy Resources
  • Pollution
  • Research Methods
  • The Living Environments
  • Biological Resources
  • Sustainability


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I achieved A*, A*, A and secured a place at The University of Nottingham to study Theoretical Physics and work towards my PHD.

Thomas Vincent



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