A 2.2 Honours degree in a physical, mathematical or other numerate science. If places are available, we will also consider applicants with a good and relevant lower 2nd class Honours degree. Applicants from geography, geology, biology and other sciences will be considered if they can demonstrate high motivation and have mathematics to A-level or beyond. Mature students with at least 2 years alternative experience relevant to the course are also encouraged to apply. IELTS: 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) is required.
Provides theoretical, and practical training in measuring, and interpreting the structure, and dynamics of the ocean; basic, and advanced theory; observational methodology, and data analysis techniques; problems of the marine physical environment: coastal, and estuarine; introduction to physics of the ocean, role in the climate system; oceanographic theory, and its application, as well practical oceanography: introduction of state-of-the-art instrumentation; remote sensing; numerical modelling; practical experience working on small boats, and university's research vessel.
Continuous assessment; module examinations.
|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|
|PgDip||Full-time||September 2016||-||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bangor Campus||Bangor (Wales)||LL57 2DG||Wales|