Bath Spa University

Bath Spa University

Environmental Humanities

- This is an innovative interdisciplinary MA led by world-class environmental humanities scholars. - We bring arts, humanities and social science into critical conversation with ecology and conservation. - You'll develop key skills for environmental scholarship, creativity, communication, and activism. The MA in Environmental Humanities brings humanities and sciences together to build creative responses to environmental challenges. This is an innovative interdisciplinary MA led by world-class environmental humanities scholars, where we bring arts, humanities and social science into critical conversation with ecology and conservation. On this pioneering course, you'll acquire new research skills, as well as a more holistic understanding of environmental issues. You'll address specific issues such as climate change and biodiversity loss, alongside broader ideas about human relationships with place, technology and the more-than-human world, drawing insights from across a wide range of disciplines and cultures. Taught by world-leading specialists, this course offers intensive introductions to new disciplinary perspectives, through critical focus on key concepts such as 'the Anthropocene,' the idea that Earth has now entered a new geological era, indelibly shaped by human activities. **CAREER OPPORTUNITIES** Career opportunities for graduates with an MA in Environmental Humanities include working in socio-environmental research and education; local, national and international conservation organisations; environmental film, TV, and other media; environmental journalism, art and creative writing; eco-tourism; private companies with a strong sustainability agenda; and local, national and international governmental agencies concerned with conservation, climate change, and sustainable development.

Entry requirements

MA: See university website

Course modules

Environmental Humanities core module Optional modules may be drawn from the following fields: Literary Studies Environmental Philosophy and Ethics Religious Studies Cultural Geography Creative Writing Environmental Social Science Biology and Conservation Ecocriticism Musicology Heritage Studies Filmmaking Please note that not all modules will run every year, and that admission to some may require you to show evidence of existing relevant skills.

Assessment methods

Assessment is primarily based on written assignments, but can also include assessed creative practice where appropriate.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2019 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Newton Park Campus BA2 9BN South West
Corsham Court SN13 0BZ South West

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