School of Biological and Marine Sciences
BSc (Hons) Ocean Exploration and Surveying
Are you looking for a career in hydrographic surveying and marine exploration industries? On this course you’ll explore offshore and environmental surveying, marine remote sensing, oceanography, underwater acoustics, digital mapping and geographical information systems. A focus on the practical application of survey technology to the marine environment gives you highly sought after skills in hydrographic surveying, mapping, measurement and visualisation of the seafloor and underlying geology.
You will develop your range of practical skills with our own fully-equipped fleet of boats. You’ll have the opportunity to experience an overseas field course. You will have the option to take the industry-recognised professional diving qualification (HSE Professional SCUBA) alongside your degree.