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Environmental Management (F65) MSc

Environmental Management (F65) MSc

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Environmental Management

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course is for people who are interested in designing, managing and participating in more effective environmental decision-making processes. It is designed to expand your knowledge of environmental management and develop the skills to participate in more effective, informed and creative environmental decision making ? whether you are already a specialist working in the field or planning to get involved, professionally or personally. You will examine current concerns of environmental protection, natural resource management and rapidly changing environmental legislation and policy, in local and global contexts. You will also develop the skills you need to unpack the issues and participate creatively in the process of improving environmental performance in all sectors of society.

It aims to: provide masters level study of environmental management and related issues; provide career and personal development for current and potential professional environmental specialists, as well as for those seeking to develop their general understanding of environmental issues; enable you to develop skills in environmental management that can be applied in businesses, commerce, government, communities and other areas of your life and enable you to develop the academic skills appropriate to independent postgraduate study of environmental issues. Completion of this course will enable you to develop your career in industry, commerce, the public sector or the third sector.

Different course options

Distance without attendance | Run at the client site in the region of United Kingdom | 3 years | APR

Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

3 years

Start date

APR

Modules

Defining environment to include biophysical, social, political, economic factors, this module uses a systems framework to integrate environment with other elements in environmental decision-making situations. You will explore a contemporary case of environmental decision making concerning fracking, as well as further examples from different parts of the world around water, energy, agriculture, forestry and climate change. You will also be able to consider an environmental decision-making situation of your own choosing, through the development of a project.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Fees are paid per unit.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Not known

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You should normally hold a bachelors degree from a UK university, or the equivalent. If you do not have a degree you will need to be adequately prepared for postgraduate study. You will be required to write essays and reports at a high level, to undertake work with numerical data, and to understand and apply scientific principles.