Ecological survey techniques

Part-time postgraduate online courses in ecological survey techniques

A flexible programme of part-time, tutored, online modules that can build towards the Postgraduate Certificate in Ecological Survey Techniques.  You can also take courses separately and use the academic credit elsewhere, or simply for professional training in field survey techniques. 

  • Study online while working
  • Tutored in small groups
  • Field techniques for studying vegetation, mammals and reptiles, invertebrates, birds, and fish and amphibians
  • Data Analysis: Statistics for Ecologists and Field Biologists - offered as an intensive 5-week course, or a less intense 10-week course
  • Can help with applying for Chartered Status (see our Chartered Status and Essential Skills guide)
  • NEW  scholarship for students from Ghana or Nigeria. 

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Upcoming courses

Online - flexible • Professional development
  • Wed 02 Nov 2022 – 07 Dec 2022
  • 5 meetings
Online - flexible • Professional development
  • Wed 04 Jan 2023 – 08 Feb 2023
  • 5 meetings
Online - flexible • Professional development
  • Wed 15 Feb 2023 – 22 Mar 2023
  • 5 meetings
Online - flexible • Professional development
  • Wed 15 Feb 2023 – 26 Apr 2023
  • 10 meetings
Online - flexible • Professional development
  • Wed 22 Mar 2023 – 26 Apr 2023
  • 5 meetings