Birkbeck, University of London
Environmental Management (Protected Area and Countryside Management)
Good degree or equivalent in any area, or equivalent qualification with professional experience. If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, our usual requirement is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub-tests.
This MSc degree consists of 2 core modules (30 credits each) taught in alternate years and 2 core residential schools (15 credits each) held in April each year.
You must also select 2 option modules (15 credits each) from the list of options below.
The MSc is completed by a 60-credit dissertation, making 180 credits in total.
People and the System;
The Countryside Resource .
Core residential schools:
Residential School: People, Policy and the System;
Residential School: The Countryside Resource .
Conservation Management Planning;
Critical Geographies of Nature (15);
Ecological Survey and Monitoring;
Environmental Interpretation and Education;
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems .
MSc Environmental Management (Countryside and Protected Area Management) Dissertation .
Coursework relating to the core course and specialist modules; a 2-paper written examination; a dissertation of 12,000-15,000 words. Each element contributes roughly one-third to the assessment.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||GBP 4,975 per Year 1 (England)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||GBP 7,050 per Year 1 (International)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||GBP 4,975 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||GBP 4,975 per Year 1 (Scotland)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||GBP 4,975 per Year 1 (Wales)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||GBP 4,975 per Year 1 (EU)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2017||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Bloomsbury||WC1E 7HX||South East|