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Ecological Economics

Scotland's Rural College (SRUC)

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
Free
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About

Ecological Economics from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) teaches how to make sustainability and environmental management work through the application of economic principles.

Overview

Ecological Economics from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) focuses on using the application of economic principles to make sustainability and environmental management work in practice.

Graduates with Ecological Economics from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) will:

  • be able to appreciate the systematic interaction between ecology, social systems and economics, vital for finding solutions to contemporary environmental problems. 
  • be well-equipped to examine and criticise how environmental and social policy is formulated and implemented in developed and developing world economies.
  • have developed skills linked to their own specific areas of interest in specialist topics of your choosing, as well as some that appear in the top 15 ‘most wanted’ for the environmental sector, like multidisciplinarity, sustainability science and planning, and risk and uncertainty analysis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ecological Economics
  • Applications in Ecological Economics
  • Ecological Economics Field Methods in Research and Practice
  • Environmental Valuation
  • Environment, Conservation and Sustainability
  • Environment and Countryside

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Round 1 - 31/01
  • Round 2 - 31/03

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UK honours degree (2:1) or equivalent in any subject. A UK 2.2 may be considered. 
  • Evidence of proficiency in English (IELTS 7.0 or equivalent).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Eligible Scottish students studying full-time do not need to pay tuition fees. To qualify as a Scottish student, you must meet all the conditions.

Funding

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