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Countryside Management

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...

Michael McLaughlin

From City to Countryside

Michael McLaughlin had previously studied Business Management then worked in finance for 10 years. He made the decision to change his path and embark on the BSc (Hons) in Wildlife...

Declan H

From Cooking Up Sauces to Protecting Natural Resources

Declan Harper previously worked as a chef, working in various kitchens and pubs in and around Edinburgh but decided to change his path and is now studying Environment Management at SRUC...

Alexander P

Alexander Paterson, first-class BSc (Hons) Environmental Resource Management

Alexander Paterson has graduated with a first-class honours degree in Environmental Resource Management. “An important lesson I have learnt during the past four years is that any problem can be...