Intriguing Insects: Natural History Illustration
Aberystwyth University Life Long Learning programme: Certificate of Field Ecology/Conservation. Please book onto the course through Aberystwyth University 01970 62 2682 before booking your optional full board accommodation at CAT.
Saturday 16th - Sunday 17th May 2015.Course starts at 10am.
Course fees are £35, please book onto the course through Aberystwyth University on 01970 62 2682.
Full board accommodation at CAT £70, call 01654 704952 to book.
Dates, Times & Fees
This 5 credit painting course is ideal for anyone undertaking field studies as well as art students who wish to broaden their handling of watercolour techniques and colour mixing.
You will be given demonstrations, group discussions, individual advice and assistance.
Specimens will be available for you to work from.
The University of Aberystwyth School of Education and Lifelong Learning aims to offer a range of accredited (intensive) courses at CAT to enable students to gain a Higher Education Certificate in Field Ecology.
The Certificates would take a minimum of two to three years to complete. Gaining the Certificate would enable you to become a competent field ecologist, able to plan and undertake field survey work and identify key species. These are useful skills that are in high demand for many environmental and conservation jobs.
The core courses of this Certificate cover general ecology, the diversity of plants and animals and plant identification.
There are also many key and optional courses to choose from involving the identification, habitat and general ecology of a range of groups: invertebrates, mammals, bats, mosses, lichens, grasses, flowering plants, birds, pond life and many more.
Individual courses can be built up in to the Certificate of Field Ecology.
If you are interested in working towards this Certificate, more information, help or advice is available from the School of Education and Lifelong Learning Aberystwyth University, telephone Paula Hughes 01970 62 2682 (mornings only) .
You do not need a scientific background to succeed.
For more information on taking this course as part of a field certificate through Aberystwyth School of Lifelong Learning Click here
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