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Marine Conservation Studies Diploma Level 3

Overview

Key Points

  • Understand the fundamentals of oceanography
  • Learn about how climate changes affect marine habitats
  • Gain knowledge on sustainable fishing

 

  • Expert tutor support
  • Complete your course in a couple of months
  • Immediate access to your learning material

About your Course

The Marine Conservation Studies Diploma Level 3 develops your understanding of the importance of marine conservation. Building your knowledge on important issues surrounding the oceans, climate change and what we can do to prevent further harm.

Throughout this course, you’ll explore the various aspects of the ocean. Learn how they developed into their current state, whilst understanding the potential solutions in consideration for the future.

Learning about the actions that organisations are taking to protect our oceans such as campaigning for new laws and treaties. As well as understanding what part you can play in marine conservation.

The course also delves deeper into marine life biology and the attributes that allowed them to survive. From common theories of evolution to the fascinating ways in which marine animals have adapted to their habitats.

Upon completion of this course you’ll have gained knowledge of marine conservation. Allowing you to seek employment or volunteer work as part of the marine conservation team. Alternatively, you have a solid base to study further to become a fully qualified marine conservationist.

Getting Started

Enrolling on an online course gives you the flexibility to progress with your learning at a pace that suits you. Allowing you to advance your knowledge of Marine Conservation no matter what your schedule is like.

learndirect is the UK’s leading distance learning providers. Our online courses allow you to learn from anywhere, at any time. Simply log in and begin learning whenever the time is right.

If you have any questions or require support, you will have full access to our student support and tutor teams. There are also flexible payment methods available and you can start the minute you enrol.

You’re able to realise your ambitions with minimal impact on your current schedule. Whether you study during your lunch break, on the weekends or after the school-run, it’s completely up to you.

Modules

The qualification will include all elements involved in the units. However, assignments are designed so you’re able to complete multiple tasks together where possible. Therefore, you’ll see a different number of assignments in your personal portfolio; you will still cover all units and complete the whole qualification.

Unit 1: The Ocean Habitat

  • Explore the fundamentals of Oceanography
  • Understand marine habitats
  • Learn about the formation of the oceans
  • Gain knowledge on the chemical and physical properties of seawater

Unit 2: Evolution and Marine Life Adaptation

  • Learn about the common theories of evolution
  • Gain an understanding of the biology of evolution
  • Understand the natural mechanisms of self-replication

Unit 3: Fisheries and Sustainable Fishing

  • Explore the marine food chain
  • Learn about various fishing techniques
  • Understand the environmental impact of fishing and fisheries
  • Gain knowledge on sustainable fishing

Unit 4: Ocean Pollution and the Impact of Global Climate Change

  • Learn about various types of pollution
  • Explore pollutant properties and their effect on the environment
  • Understand the impact of climate change on marine life

Unit 5: Impact of Non-native Species

  • Learn about the utilisation, degradation, and loss of coastal and marine habitat

Unit 6: Government Policy and Legislation

  • Explore the need for marine wildlife protection
  • Understand the importance of clean seas and beaches

Requirements

The minimum age for access to this qualification is 16 years of age.

No previous experience or qualifications are needed for this course. The learner should possess a keen interest in marine conservation.

You’ll also need to have a stable internet connection and laptop you’re able to progress through the course. The estimated Study time for this course is 60 hours.

Assessment

When studying your Marine Conservation Studies Diploma Level 3 you’ll be assessed internally by our qualified experts. 

Once you have successfully completed all your assessments you will receive your certificate of completion alongside your qualification.

Qualifications

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Marine Conservation Studies Diploma Level 3.

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

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Developing your career

Gaining the Marine Conservation Studies Diploma Level 3 can give you the fundamental knowledge to build on with further study. Helping you realise your ambition of working in marine conservation. There are plenty of opportunities within marine conservation that don’t require a degree at all. This allows you to work alongside like-minded individuals in roles involving marine research or pollution within marine charities.  

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60 guided learning hours
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Key Points

  • Understand the fundamentals of oceanography
  • Learn about how climate changes affect marine habitats
  • Gain knowledge on sustainable fishing

 

  • Expert tutor support
  • Complete your course in a couple of months
  • Immediate access to your learning material

About your Course

The Marine Conservation Studies Diploma Level 3 develops your understanding of the importance of marine conservation. Building your knowledge on important issues surrounding the oceans, climate change and what we can do to prevent further harm.

Throughout this course, you’ll explore the various aspects of the ocean. Learn how they developed into their current state, whilst understanding the potential solutions in consideration for the future.

Learning about the actions that organisations are taking to protect our oceans such as campaigning for new laws and treaties. As well as understanding what part you can play in marine conservation.

The course also delves deeper into marine life biology and the attributes that allowed them to survive. From common theories of evolution to the fascinating ways in which marine animals have adapted to their habitats.

Upon completion of this course you’ll have gained knowledge of marine conservation. Allowing you to seek employment or volunteer work as part of the marine conservation team. Alternatively, you have a solid base to study further to become a fully qualified marine conservationist.

Getting Started

Enrolling on an online course gives you the flexibility to progress with your learning at a pace that suits you. Allowing you to advance your knowledge of Marine Conservation no matter what your schedule is like.

learndirect is the UK’s leading distance learning providers. Our online courses allow you to learn from anywhere, at any time. Simply log in and begin learning whenever the time is right.

If you have any questions or require support, you will have full access to our student support and tutor teams. There are also flexible payment methods available and you can start the minute you enrol.

You’re able to realise your ambitions with minimal impact on your current schedule. Whether you study during your lunch break, on the weekends or after the school-run, it’s completely up to you.

The qualification will include all elements involved in the units. However, assignments are designed so you’re able to complete multiple tasks together where possible. Therefore, you’ll see a different number of assignments in your personal portfolio; you will still cover all units and complete the whole qualification.

Unit 1: The Ocean Habitat

  • Explore the fundamentals of Oceanography
  • Understand marine habitats
  • Learn about the formation of the oceans
  • Gain knowledge on the chemical and physical properties of seawater

Unit 2: Evolution and Marine Life Adaptation

  • Learn about the common theories of evolution
  • Gain an understanding of the biology of evolution
  • Understand the natural mechanisms of self-replication

Unit 3: Fisheries and Sustainable Fishing

  • Explore the marine food chain
  • Learn about various fishing techniques
  • Understand the environmental impact of fishing and fisheries
  • Gain knowledge on sustainable fishing

Unit 4: Ocean Pollution and the Impact of Global Climate Change

  • Learn about various types of pollution
  • Explore pollutant properties and their effect on the environment
  • Understand the impact of climate change on marine life

Unit 5: Impact of Non-native Species

  • Learn about the utilisation, degradation, and loss of coastal and marine habitat

Unit 6: Government Policy and Legislation

  • Explore the need for marine wildlife protection
  • Understand the importance of clean seas and beaches

The minimum age for access to this qualification is 16 years of age.

No previous experience or qualifications are needed for this course. The learner should possess a keen interest in marine conservation.

You’ll also need to have a stable internet connection and laptop you’re able to progress through the course. The estimated Study time for this course is 60 hours.

When studying your Marine Conservation Studies Diploma Level 3 you’ll be assessed internally by our qualified experts. 

Once you have successfully completed all your assessments you will receive your certificate of completion alongside your qualification.

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Marine Conservation Studies Diploma Level 3.

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

View a sample of the certificate (opens in new window)

learndirect is one of the largest integrated providers of courses and qualifications, training, and employment services in the UK

  • Each year around 6,000 businesses equip their staff for success with learndirect
  • learndirect have helped more than 75,000 businesses equip their employees with the skills needed to improve productivity.
  • Almost 700,000 maths and English test passes have been achieved with learndirect.
  • 300,000 people fulfilled their career ambitions last year with learndirect.
  • Over 250,000 apprentices have achieved with learndirect.

Gaining the Marine Conservation Studies Diploma Level 3 can give you the fundamental knowledge to build on with further study. Helping you realise your ambition of working in marine conservation. There are plenty of opportunities within marine conservation that don’t require a degree at all. This allows you to work alongside like-minded individuals in roles involving marine research or pollution within marine charities.  

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