Anglia Ruskin University
This course provides students with the agency to become catalysts of change for a sustainable future; learners embark on an ambitious learning journey along which they; gain a deep understanding of key sustainability challenges and the importance of acting sustainably, develop the skills they require to lead change through individual action, in business, government and society, undertake a work placement in which they can apply and reflect on their developing knowledge and skills and abilities as a change agent.
First degree at 2.1 or above; prospective students with non-standard entry qualifications are advised to discuss their personal position with the course tutor before applying; the university may require submission of appropriate documentary evidence before any particular application is considered; the diversity of the student group is an important part of the learning process and is a reflection of the wide scope of the subject material; applicants must have a strong interest in sustainability and a wish to facilitate the change needed for a sustainable future; they should possess or expect to possess when commencing the course a 1st or 2nd class Honours degree from a UK Higher Education institution, or its equivalent; alternatively an applicant may have prior experiential learning (eg 5 years of qualifying employment); in the case of applicants whose 1st language is not English, then IELTS Academic is required with 6.0 overall and no less than 5.5 in components (or equivalent).
Modules include: introduction to sustainability and systems; system pressures; measuring and monitoring; governance and behaviour change; better business; working towards change; research methods; dissertation.
Assessments include a range of text based (report, essays, journal articles), presentations and other forms of non-textual communication (such as outline design for a website); we have designed the assessment specifically to foster skills development alongside the development of academic knowledge and understanding; for instance, a text-based assessment may be an essay or a more specific product such as an article for a magazine or journal; some assessments involve a group- or team- work and students collaborate both during the face-to-face block sessions and online.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,900 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 11,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,900 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,450 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,450 per Academic year (EU fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cambridge Campus||Cambridge||CB1 1PT||East of England|
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