Environmental Management and Consultancy, M.A.

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    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    18100
    Tuition (Year)
    7390
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
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The MA in Environmental Management and Consultancy prepares you for these challenges. It will develop your skills in decision making, specialist environmental knowledge, and the ability to solve problems in real-world situations.
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  • Fees and funding

About

In an increasingly complex and competitive business environment, managers need to understand the commercial opportunities that the environmental sector offers, as well as the standards of performance which customers, shareholders and regulatory agencies now expect.

The MA in Environmental Management and Consultancy prepares you for these challenges. It will develop your skills in decision making, specialist environmental knowledge, and the ability to solve problems in real-world situations.

The programme also includes a six month research placement where you will have the opportunity to put your knowledge and skills to the test by working for a small-medium sized company, a public sector body or voluntary sector organisation.

Programme Structure

Course Structure

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

Core

  • Environmental Auditing
  • Environmental Law
  • Environmental Management
  • Research Methods in the Social Sciences
  • Dissertation Project

Optional

  • Perspectives on Environment and Development
  • Geoinformatics
  • Climate Change and Society
  • Food Security, Agriculture and Climate Change
  • Sustainable Soil Management
  • Groundwater Resources and Protection
  • Catchment Protection (field course)
  • Chemical Risk Assessment
  • Contaminated Land and Remediation
  • Geological Hazards
  • Global Change and the Earth System
  • Behaviour of Pollutants in the Environment
  • Sustainable Systems
  • Low-carbon energy use
  • Environmental Aspects of Renewable Energy
  • International Environmental Law
  • Environment and Culture
  • Ecology, conservation and culture

Information contained on the website with respect to modules is correct at the time of publication, but changes may be necessary, for example as a result of student feedback, Professional Statutory and Regulatory Bodies' (PSRB) requirements, staff changes, and 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

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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):UK/EU:£3,695

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