Contamination, Risk Assessment and Remediation, M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    18100
    Tuition (Year)
    7390
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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Chemical contamination is a worldwide problem and represents a significant threat to the environment, to the functioning of ecosystems, and to human health. This Masters programme covers the science, risk assessment and remediation and is supported by a cutting-edge research base, supported by case studies.

About

Chemical contamination is a worldwide problem and represents a significant threat to the environment, to the functioning of ecosystems, and to human health. This Masters programme covers the science, risk assessment and remediation and is supported by a cutting-edge research base, supported by case studies.

You will gain the scientific, analytical and communication skills required to prepare you for a career with local authorities, industry, regulation or consultancy.

Programme Structure

You will study a range of modules as part of your course, some examples of which are listed below.

Year 1

    Core

    • Behaviour of Pollutants in the Environment

    • Chemical Risk Assessment

    • Contaminated Land and Remediation

    • Pollution Microbiology

    • Dissertation Project

    Information contained on the website with respect of modules is correct at the time of publication, but changes may be necessary, for example as a result of student feedback, or staff changes, or new research.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score: 6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • Upper second class honours degree, or its equivalent, in a relevant subject. We can also consider applicants with a lower second class (or equivalent) if they have relevant work experience (including voluntary work).
  • IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 18100 International
  • GBP 7390 EU/EEA

Part Time (per year):£3,695

Funding

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