Ecology and Conservation BSc (Hons)

Course Overview - Ecology and Conservation BSc (Hons)

The BSc (Hons) Ecology and Conservation degree at Lincoln is taught by research-active staff who take part in internationally-renowned research. The degree aims to provide a broad understanding of the subject, encompassing the study of key aspects of modern ecology, evolution, and both plant and animal biology.

Conserving biodiversity and avoiding the mass extinction of species are huge global challenges. It has never been more important for scientists to understand how organisms work in ecosystems, and how they respond to the threats they face.

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Course Information

Study Mode



3 Years

Start Date



Lincoln (Main Site)

Course Address
Brayford Pool

Application Details

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Points of Entry

Year 1, Year 2, Year 3

Entry Requirements

A level

104 UCAS points from a minimum of 2 A Levels or equivalent qualifications. To include grade B from A Level Biology or Geography.

UCAS Tariff


From a minimum of 2 A Levels or equivalent qualifications. To include 40 UCAS Tariff points from A Level Biology or Geography or equivalent qualification.

Scottish Higher

104 UCAS Tariff points to include 40 points from an Advanced Higher in Biology or Geography. A combination of Highers and Advanced Highers accepted.

Access to HE Diploma

45 Level 3 credits with a minimum of 104 UCAS Tariff points, including 40 points from 15 credits in Biology or Geography

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

Pass Diploma from a minimum of 2 Higher Level subjects to include a Higher Level 5 in Biology or Geography

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)


BTEC Extended Diploma in Animal Management or Applied Science* accepted. *not all modules are accepted. Please contact our Admissions team for further information (

GCSE/National 4/National 5

Applicants will also need at least three GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, which must include Englishm, Maths and Science. Equivalent Level 2 qualifications may also be considered.

T Level


T Level in Science accepted. Health or Health Science NOT accepted.

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