Student Led Project in Conservation Ecology/Wildlife Conservation Practice

Module code: AE1735

Module co-ordinator: Dr Kate Moore

For your project you will conduct ecological research in a field environment and/or social research related to conservation management

In developing and carrying out your project, you will learn how to formulate a research idea as a scientific hypothesis, and how to analyse and report your findings according to recognised scientific conventions


This module is studied by distance learning. Methods include:

  • Online/telephone project supervision
  • Feedback on formative assessment (project proposal)
  • Student-led independent research


  • Project proposal, 500 words (20%)
  • Management Report, 3,500 words (80%)