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Coastal and Marine Resource Management

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
14300 GBP/year
7800 GBP/year
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About

If you think protecting our coasts and oceans should be a top priority and want a master's qualification that'll give you the skills to do it, then this Coastal and Marine Resource Management course at University of Portsmouth is for you.

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Overview

You'll unpack solutions for conserving our coasts and oceans, and create your own strategies to manage environmental, socio-cultural and institutional resources.

This Coastal and Marine Resource Management course at University of Portsmouth incorporates fieldwork, lab time and different research methods. Plus, you'll need to respond to changes in the industry. You'll need lots of energy and a desire to improve the long-term sustainability of the world’s coastlines. 

Career

Once you've completed this course, you'll be well positioned for a career in marine resource policy, the use or development of maritime resources, or the conservation of natural resources of coasts and oceans.

You can expect to find job opportunities within:

  • Government agencies
  • Environmental consultancies
  • Observational or research institutions concerned with resource management

You may also choose to work in industry, with community groups, for landowners or in a consultancy role. Alternatively, you might wish to pursue a career in research or education.

We'll provide you with as much support as possible in finding the right job, through our industrial contacts, careers events, recruitment fairs and individual advice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dissertation
  • Marine Policy, Planning and Conservation
  • Principles of Giscience
  • Coastal and Marine Resource Management: Concepts, Issues & Practice
  • Coastal Physical Processes and Shoreline Management

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Make your application as soon as possible.

Language

English

Credits

180 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.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:2 honours degree or equivalent in any subject. Professional experience and other qualifications may be taken into consideration for applicants not meeting this requirement.
  • English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14300 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7800 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

PT: 

UK/EU/Channel Islands and Isle of Man 

  • Year 1 – £2,600
  • Year 2  – £5,200

International students 

  • Year 1  – £4,770
  • Year 2 – £9,530

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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