M.Sc. Environmental Monitoring for Management

  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • GBP14950 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
    GBP6600 per Year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
  • English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
| Loughborough, United Kingdom
This programme is for graduates who wish to pursue a career in the environment sector in the UK or internationally, or those already working in the sector seeking to enhance their skills and employability. Graduates have an excellent track record of securing jobs in environmental consultancy, research and government agencies.

Description

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The unique emphasis of this programme is the practical challenge of measuring, analysing and evaluating dynamic environmental data for environmental problem-solving and management purposes. Learning is focussed around practical field and laboratory work.

A key element of the programme is the dissertation, for which students undertake research relating to any special interests they have in environmental management.

Core study areas include tools for river management, lake monitoring and management, wind erosion measurement and mitigation, natural hazard and catastrophe modelling, applied environmental GIS, hydroclimatological monitoring and modelling, evidence-based environmental management, research design, professional practice in environmental management, and a dissertation.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

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  • There is no deadline for this start date.
Tuition fee
  • GBP14950 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
  • GBP6600 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
Duration full-time 12 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible
Duration part-time 24 months
Part-time variant Flexible

Course Content

Environment-specific theory and skills
  • Tools for River Management
  • Lake Monitoring and Management
  • Wind Erosion Measurement and Mitigation
Generic skills
  • Natural Hazard and Catastrophe Modelling for Environmental Management
  • Applied Environmental GIS
  • Hydroclimatological Monitoring and Modelling
  • Evidence-based Environmental Management
  • Research Design
  • Professional Practice in Environmental Management
Research Project
  • Dissertation

English Language Requirements

IELTS Take IELTS test
6.5
CAE score
193(Grade B)
TOEFL iBT® test (read more)
92

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Requirements

Upper second class (2:1) honours degree in geography or other science / engineering discipline.

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed a recognized Bachelor's degree. International students should consider taking a Pre-Master to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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Loughborough University, United Kingdom

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