The study aims to develop our understanding of the impact of the natural heritage in supporting learning, developing values, encouraging physical activity, and building communities. Core themes such as teaching and learning in nature, health and wellbeing, and the relationship between care for biodiversity and a sustainability orientation will be considered, and with regard to educational and environmental policies and practices in Scotland.
Funding Source: The Magnus Magnusson Scottish Natural Heritage PhD Studentship
Funding available: An annual stipend of £14000 (+fees at UK/EU level) (as 2017/18)
*Please note that EU applicants starting in 2017-18 are guaranteed EU level of fees for the duration of their studies.
**Please also note that international applicants will need to cover themselves the additional cost between UK/EU fees (£4195 in 2017-18) and international fees (£14,600 in 2017-18) and the level of international fees for subsequent years is not yet known, it may increase.