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Coastal and Marine Resource Management MSc

Coastal and Marine Resource Management MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Marine / Coastal Conservation / Protection Oceanography

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

If you think protecting our coasts and oceans should be a top priority and want a master's qualification that'll give you the skills to do it, then this course is for you.

You'll unpack solutions for conserving our coasts and oceans, and create your own strategies to manage environmental, socio-cultural and institutional resources.

This course incorporates fieldwork, lab time and different research methods. Plus, you'll need to respond to changes in the industry. You'll need lots of energy and a desire to improve the long-term sustainability of the world’s coastlines.

Accredited by:

This course is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

On this course, you’ll:

Enrich your studies with case study analysis, lectures from guest speakers and fieldwork
Use our resources and facilities, and study Portsmouth's diverse marine environments, wildlife, urban development and maritime heritage.
Share your journey with students from a diverse range of backgrounds

Careers and opportunities

Once you've completed this course, you'll be well positioned for a career in marine resource policy, the use or development of maritime resources, or the conservation of natural resources of coasts and oceans.

Different course options

Full time | University of Portsmouth | 1 year | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

Coastal and Marine Resource Management: Concepts, Issues & Practice - Core
Coastal Physical Processes and Shoreline Management - Core
Dissertation - Core
Principles of Giscience - Core
Marine Policy, Planning and Conservation - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,800

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£14,300

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A 2:2 honours degree or equivalent in any subject. Professional experience and other qualifications may be taken into consideration for applicants not meeting this requirement.

University information

With just under 4,000 postgraduate students on campus, the University of Portsmouth is an ideal choice for postgraduate students. The University has great research credentials, excelling in areas such as astrophysics, forensics and sports science. A massive 89% of its research in physics and 90% of its research in allied health professions was rated as either ‘World Leading’ or ‘Internationally Excellent’ by the Research Excellence Framework...more