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)

Upcoming courses

Field Techniques for Surveying Invertebrates

  • Professional development
  • Wed 01 May 2019 to 05 Jun 2019

Introduction to Multivariate Ecological Statistics

  • Professional development
  • Mon 07 Nov 2016 to 10 Nov 2016
  • 9:00am-5:30pm

Field Techniques for Surveying Birds

  • Professional development
  • Wed 06 Feb 2019 to 13 Mar 2019

Data Analysis in Ecology: Statistics for Ecologists & Field Biologists (10-week)

  • Professional development
  • Wed 20 Feb 2019 to 01 May 2019

Field Techniques for Surveying Fish and Amphibians

  • Professional development
  • Wed 20 Mar 2019 to 24 Apr 2019