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Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Oceanography

Course type

Research

Course Summary

This MRes degree programme will give you the opportunity to focus on a particular area such as physical, chemical or biological oceanography, which may be inspired by your first degree. You will study at our waterfront campus based at the National Oceanography Centre Southampton (NOCS), home to leading experts in their field, who you will work alongside in this innovative community of scientists.

As a MRes student, you will spend around two thirds of your year on your research project and the rest of your time taking taught modules. Depending on your background knowledge, these will be a mix of core and optional subjects. You will be able to develop specific knowledge and skills through your selection of modules and choice of subject for your substantial research project. The programme is taught by staff from across NOCS who draw on their topical cutting edge research to create a challenging and stimulating degree programme. You will also be encouraged to attend our research seminars, some delivered by leading visiting scientists.

Different course options

Full time | National Oceanography Centre, Southampton (NOCS) | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

Introduction to Biological Oceanography
Introduction to Chemical Oceanography
Introduction to Marine Geology
Introduction To Physical Oceanography
Contemporary Topics

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£22,268

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students must have a good (2:1) second class Honours degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications in any scientific discipline plus a minimum of AS level Mathematics (or equivalent).

University information

The University of Southampton is spread across five campuses in the city, and is the largest university in the South East of England. There is also an additional site in Winchester, and another in Malaysia. A founding member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, the University is a three-times winner of the Queen's Anniversary Prize. The University was also awarded Silver in the Teaching Excellence Framework...more

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