skip to content

Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)


The deadline for booking a place on this course has passed. Please use the 'Ask a Question' button to register your interest in future or similar courses.

This course is part of the Science Summer Programme.

To apply for this course, please enrol on the programme above, and then select the courses you wish to study. For more information about Summer Programmes please visit our Summer Programmes Page.

The world's biodiversity and natural ecosystems are declining at an alarming rate, but how severe is this loss and what can be done about it? This course will explore key challenges facing the natural world today, contemporary research that is taking place to understand these issues, and work that is being carried out to reduce and reverse these declines. Includes a visit to the Museum of Zoology (1km, c.15 mins walk).


Course dates

22 Jul 2019 to 26 Jul 2019

Course duration

1 week

Apply by

08 Jul 2019

Course director

Academic Directors, Course Directors and Tutors are subject to change, when necessary.


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Qualifications / Credits


Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code