Introduction to UK Natural History is a five week online course which will introduce some of the fundamental principals and practices of modern amateur natural history.
The four weeks have been divided thematically as follows:
Week 1: Introduction to Natural History
Week 2: Introduction to Botany
Week 3: Introduction to Entomology
Week 4: Introduction to Geology and Palaeontology
Week 5: Developing skills in Natural History.
For the duration of the course you are required to keep a Naturalists Journal, a copy of which should be submitted electronically at the end of the course, along with details of biological records submitted to an appropriate national or local recording scheme.