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Countryside Management

Gus Routlege with SRUC alum Simon Ritchie and Michaela Strachan from Autumnwatch

Learning Through Doing

With both radio and TV appearances during his student days at SRUC’s Craibstone campus in Aberdeen, Gus Routledge was already making a name for himself before he graduated with a...

Student Catriona, sitting on a rock in a snowy forest

A Love of Nature Leads to a New Career Path

When Catriona Cooper turned to bird watching to help her cope with losing her beloved grandmother, she realised her skills were more suited to working outdoors than in a pub...

SRUC Elmwood Countryside Management Student: bird watching project

As a student on the NC Countryside Management course, one of the things I was looking forward to was being able to get stuck in with the practical elements. While...

Rewilding – A New Approach to Environmental Regeneration

SRUC Edinburgh Student Ambassador Liam Thorpe shares what he is enjoying most about the Environmental Management HND course and explains what effect the reintroduction of beavers to Scotland will have...

SRUC Elmwood Countryside Management Student Diary : Days 5 & 6

Saturday November 7th / Sunday November 8th Saturday rolled around and I had been looking forward to this day all week. I’d planned this trip for several weeks after first...

SRUC Elmwood Countryside Management Student Diary: Day 4

Friday November 6th On Fridays I would usually be sitting in front of my computer reading through all the information I need to and figuring out how best to tackle...

SRUC Elmwood Countryside Management Student diary : Day 3

Thursday November 5th Thursdays always start with ICT class. For the last few weeks we’ve been going over a leaflet project that is for ICT and also for another of...

SRUC Elmwood Countryside Management Student diary : Day 2

Wednesday 4th November Today our morning lecture was cancelled which meant my class got to have a lie in (a rare occurrence!). The only lecture we had was at 1pm...

Heather Lawson, Student Ambassador

SRUC Elmwood countryside management student diary : Day 1

Join Heather, our Countryside Management Student and Elmwood Student Ambassador, as she describes the study trips and activities that she’s enjoyed on her course so far.   Tuesday November 3rd...

Kerry Ireland

TV icebreaker for SRUC student

A Wildlife and Conservation Management student has been hitting the headlines – in Iceland. Kerry Ireland, a third-year student at SRUC’s Aberdeen campus, has spent the last four summers in...