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Environmental Management, PgDip/MSc

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Environmental Management techniques are integral to conservation, agriculture, forestry, industry and countryside planning. Environmental Management MSc is provided by Ulster University.

About

The Environmental Management programme from Ulster University has been developed to set environmental management tools into the context how ecosystems are structured, how ecosystems /function and the legislative/policy framework for environmental planning.

The flexible nature of this course makes it especially suited to people in full-time employment.

The principles and practice of Environmental Management are covered, with specific objectives being to:

  • Understand the importance of an evidence-based approach in developing management strategies
  • Apply quantitative techniques to assess the effects of environmental management
  • Produce environmental impact statements and advise on implementing environmental management systems
  • Apply structured planning principles to site biodiversity management and ecosystem restoration
  • Monitor pollution and assess its environmental effects

Career options

Most students on the course are already working in industry or public services.Key skills which will be developed are:
  • Biodiversity management plans and site restoration design
  • Ecological monitoring
  • Environmental management systems
  • Environmental impact assessment
  • Research analysis and data interpretation techniques.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Biodiversity Management
  • Environmental data analysis
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Pollution Monitoring
  • Environmental Management Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • Entry to the PgDip:

You must hold a degree in a science or other suitable discipline or demonstrate your ability to undertake the course through the accreditation of prior experiential learning.

  • Entry to the MSc:
You initially register for the Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) and if you complete the PgDip with an overall mark of 50% or higher can proceed to the MSc programme.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4692 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14060 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1968 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5900 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
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