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Environmental Sciences

University of Liverpool

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
20850 GBP/year
8850 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Environmental Sciences programme offered at the University of Liverpool is focused on developing high level student understanding of the physical environment, and how society interacts with it. 

Overview

Considerable flexibility exists affording applicants the opportunity to develop their own postgraduate degree programme; the degree benefits from the development of the School of Environmental Sciences drawing on modules from across the School.

Emphasis is placed on techniques for examining recent environmental change, methods of contemporary monitoring and providing the context for possible future climate change impacts in a range of environments.

The Environmental Sciences programme offered at the University of Liverpool has a strong practical component within which there is specialist training in a wide variety of field and laboratory techniques.

Career prospects

Our degrees provide pathways into rewarding careers and our graduates have found employment in a wide range of industries and organisations, both in the UK and abroad. Graduates of the Environment and Climate Change MSc have gone on to continue their studies towards a PhD, or are employed in a wide range of positions, including environmental, energy and engineering consultancies, multinational companies (energy),  local government, environmental bodies, research positions and teaching.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Environment and Climate Change 
  • Project Design and Management 
  • Dissertation - Environmental Sciences 
  • Geohazards and Risk Mitigation 
  • Research in Anthropocene Environments 
  • Coastal Environments: Spatial and Temporal Change 
  • Physical Properties of Environmental Archives and Modelling Approach 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are no strict application deadlines but applicants are encouraged to apply in good time, particularly if they require visas or have special requirements.

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

180 with a dissertation

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.
88
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

  • The typical entry requirement is a Bachelors degree (with Honours) at 2:1 level or better in an appropriate field of study. Individual consideration is given to mature students with significant and relevant experience and with professional qualifications.
  • Applications from international students are welcome. International qualifications will be evaluated in line with the National Recognition Information Centre (NARIC) guidelines.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20850 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8850 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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