Environmental Assessment and Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    13500
    Tuition (Year)
    7380
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

3 good reasons to study Environmental Assessment and Management at Salford

  • Recognised by the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) as having cognate degree status
  • Opportunities for project work with private, public and third sector organisations
  • Interactive site visits offer practical experience

Course Summary

This course offers a broad-based curriculum studying the relationships between human and natural components of the environment.

It is designed to produce graduates sufficiently equipped to play a leading role in the formulation, implementation and evaluation of environmental policy initiatives within the environmental industries.

This course enables you to develop essential knowledge and skills to progress to a professional career in environmental management, regulation or consultancy.

Accreditation

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Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Risk: Perception and Management 
  • Techniques for Environmental Assessment and Management 
  • Research and Professional Practice
  • Environmental Investigation and Remediation (optional) 
  • Energy, Resources and Sustainability (optional)
  • Dissertation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Postgraduate courses may start at varying times throughout the year. You should  submit your application at least one month prior to your chosen course starting date.
  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Duration part-time 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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Academic Requirements

Entry Requirements

Applicants should possess at least a UK lower second class honours degree (2:2) or equivalent in any subject.

English Language Requirements

International applicants will be required to show a proficiency in English. An IELTS score of 6.5 (no element below 5.5) is proof of this. If you need to improve your written and spoken English, you might be interested in our English Language courses. International Students - Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS)International Students are required by the Home Office and/or the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) to apply for an Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) Certificate before they begin studying their course. You may need to obtain an ATAS Certificate before you come to the UK in order for you to comply with Home Office regulations. Please refer to your offer conditions.

Suitable For

The course seeks to contribute to the development of a new generation of environmental practitioners (i.e. managers, advisors and regulators) who can understand the fundamental methodologies used in different disciplines, are capable of thinking in an interdisciplinary way and who can assess and manage risks to health and the environment. The course is for you if you are committed to pursuing a career with a practitioner focus in the environmental industries.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 13500 International
  • GBP 7380 EU/EEA
Part-time: £1,230 per 30 credit module

Funding

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