12 months
19740 GBP/year
9200 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Throughout the Environment, Society and Culture course offered by the University of Essex we cover topics including but not limited to Sustainability, Cultural diversity and human rights, Environmental philosophy and ethics, Environmental policy and activism, Psychogeography, Nature writing and the arts.

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The Environment, Society and Culture  course offered by the University of Essex   is combined with a supportive structure which helps you to pursue the modules best-suited to your interests. We take the time to get to know you as an individual, welcome you into our scholarly community, and value your views.

Your future

You will be ready to tackle climate change and environmental issues. We expect our graduates will be qualified to work in a number of fields and roles, including at NGOs, local and national governments, community-lead roles, the charitable sector, research facilities, at environment agencies, in human rights roles and in education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Challenges in Interdisciplinary Perspective: Water Conflicts, Water Cultures
  • Environmental Philosophy
  • Collecting Art From Latin America
  • Heritage and Human Rights
  • Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Comparative Environmental Politics
  • Environmental Politics

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We recommend that you apply as soon as you are able to .


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:2 degree, or international equivalent, in any discipline.
  • We accept a wide range of qualifications from applicants studying in the EU and other countries. Get in touch with any questions you may have about the qualifications we accept. Remember to tell us about the qualifications you have already completed or are currently taking.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19740 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19740 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9200 GBP per year during 12 months.


  • Home/UK fee: £4,600
  • International fee: £9,870

Living costs for Colchester

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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