Bangor University

Bangor University

Marine Environmental Protection

Provides theoretical, and practical training in measuring, and quantifying marine resources, and the effects of conflicting usage upon them; scientific basis on which to develop policy, and make decisions on marine resource exploitation, and protection around the world; major themes: assessment of biological variability; habitat ecology; environmental impacts on ecosystems, and communities; safeguarding marine biota, and water quality; integrated coastal zone management, and sustainable development; practical research project in any relevant topic.

Entry requirements

2.1 undergraduate Honours degree for admission and to have a background in marine, environmental, zoological, or biological sciences, although we have accepted students with subjects as diverse as geography and mining engineering. We also accept mature applicants (age 25 plus) without formal qualifications, but with suitable relevant experience. IELTS: 6.5 (with no element below 6.0) is required.

Course modules

Modules include: marine ecology skills; marine fisheries; coastal habitat and survey; marine environmental impacts; marine conservation and coastal zone management; research design and planning; research project and dissertation.

Assessment methods

Research project and dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

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