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Environmental Biology: Conservation and Resource Management

M.Sc.
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All programmes of study will be delivered in a dual way combining both online and face to face teaching as appropriate. Face to face teaching will be delivered in a blended format with no large lectures to begin with. Please visit our website for more information. The MSc in Environmental Biology: Conservation and Resource Management programme is offered by Swansea University.

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Overview

The MSc in Environmental Biology: Conservation and Resource Management programme at Swansea University   explores relationships between living organisms and terrestrial, freshwater and marine environments.

You investigate interactions resulting from natural and anthropogenic processes, benefiting from advanced training in the interpretation of local and global environmental issues.

This course provides the skills and confidence to work in related fields such as environmental management and conservation.

Career opportunities

Completing this Environmental Biology: Conservation and Resource Management programme at Swansea University provides a full range of core skills, enabling you to pursue a successful career within biology and ecology. These are a small number of recent biology graduate destinations.

  • Ecologist (Jacobs Engineering & CSA Environmental)
  • Delivery officer (Biotechnology & Biological Science Research Council)
  • Project officer (Amphibian & Reptile Conservation Trust)
  • Hydrometry and telemetry officer (Natural Resources Wales)
  • Benthic taxonomist (Oceanology Ltd)
  • Wildlife and education officer (Ipswich Borough Council)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Assessment and Management
  • Science Skills and Research Methods
  • Term papers for Environmental Biology
  • Ecosystems: Ecology, Conservation & Resource Management
  • Conservation of Aquatic Resources
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Climate Science and Policy
  • Modelling Earth Systems
  • Satellite Remote Sensing

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

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 minimum of a second class (with 55% average) honours degree or equivalent in biological sciences or related field.

  • IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each component) or equivalent English test.

Funding

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