Sustainability refers to the ability of a system to operate continuously, without using up resources, in a viable, need-fulfilling manner.
Sustainable Management, Policy and Governance is a discipline concerned with enforcing Management, Policy making and Governance in a sustainable way, for a sustainable human society, from all perspectives: environment, economy, industry, business, agriculture, etc.
Changing the Management, Policy making and Governance from wasteful to sustainable requires first of all changing the mind-set of the people active in these fields, that is why the best starting point is educating young people in this mind-set and towards this change. This discipline aims at educating professionals, which will later become involved in Management, Policy Making and Governance, to work in a sustainable manner by default. They will be a source of expertise and advisory services for the government, private sector, and non-governmental initiatives supporting the implementation of sustainable environment and development practices. The need for such experts is more and more stringent every day and a student of this field would have a wide array of professional opportunities in nowadays’ society.
With this MSc course you can expand your knowledge of environmental management and develop the skills to participate in more effective, informed and creative environmental decision making. It is the highest level of qualification within the environmental management programme and enables you to build on your studies at postgraduate certificate and diploma levels.
The Master’s Qualifying Programme is available as a one, two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression to a wide range of Master’s degrees at Coventry University. You will live and study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the Coventry University campus.
The Master’s Foundation Programme is available as a one, two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression to a wide range of Business Master’s degrees at the University of Sunderland. You will live and study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the University of Sunderland City campus.
Commercial diplomacy is a broad area, where many political and economic disputes are present and negotiations are in place to resolve the disputes affecting international trade in an environment that complex structures and relations are increasing; solutions to problems are produced, trade and investment agreements are agreed and international collaborations are developed.
The evolution of wildlife conservation and management over the past 50 years is a fascinating story of how humans relate to the environment and the use of natural resources. Changes in human societies, new agricultural technologies and industrial developments have resulted in habitat losses, resource overuse and the global crisis from the loss of biodiversity.
The Certificate in World war II Studies is designed for students interested in the strategy, tactics, leaders, and lessons learned from the blitzkreig into France, the Balkans, and the Soviet Union; the campaigns in North Africa and Italy; and the fighting in the China-Burma-India theatre, New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, the Aleutians, and the Philippines.
The Master of Arts in Political Science degree program is designed to offer the graduates of diversified undergraduate programs an opportunity to obtain proficiency in traditional fields of study within political science.
The Certificate in Logistics Management is designed to provide knowledge and skills necessary for individuals within any organization to excel in the dynamic and fast growing fields of logistics and supply chain management. The logistics certificate will provide the decision maker the critical knowledge necessary in today's competitive market.
The Master of Science in Civil Engineering educates a general Civil Engineer, but not only, as it is focused on planning and construction of megastructures with the sustainable use of resources.
The Graduate Certificate in Environmental Management and Sustainability will empower you with the knowledge to play a professional role in solving environmental problems that confront contemporary societies. The structure of our program will provide you with specialised environmental management and sustainability skills together with the ability to determine, environmental impact assessment against legislation and policy.
The Master of Environmental and Business Management degree program provides professional development in the areas of environmental science and business management. With a demand for environmental management as part of business requirements, improving your ‘green’ credentials can potentially give your career a leading edge. You’ll learn key management approaches associated with environmental concerns, and you’ll learn from the best.
The Master of Environmental Management and Sustainability equips professionals with the capability to constructively engage with the complete environmental concerns that confront contemporary societies. The emphasis of this degree is the integration of theory and practice with an interdisciplinary grounding in sustainability, environmental management, impact assessment and policy.