Students take readings from a river on Carrock Fell

Carrock Fell

Spend a week in the nearby Lake District World Heritage Site, learning key field and laboratory skills needed to succeed in the environmental and Earth sciences. Based at Carrock Fell, you will collect primary data from a disused tungsten mine, and analyse and interpret these data to assess the present and future impacts the mine will have on stream water quality.

If you opt to take Study Abroad year, modules and field courses available for year 2 will be chosen from your host university. The fieldwork options available are subject to pre-requisites.

Available on the following degrees