Bristol, University of the West of England

Bristol, University of the West of England

Environmental Consultancy

This course is based on a strong interdisciplinary and applied focus and established links to industry, national and local government and agencies and professional accrediting bodies (Institute of Environmental Sciences, Chartered Institute of Environmental Health); it develops the business and advanced technical skills required of environmental consultants; much of the course is undertaken as workplace based learning so it is especially suitable for those in employment.

Entry requirements

1st degree of 2.2 or above in a Bachelor's science or environmental subject, or substantial relevant experience.

Course modules

Core modules: environmental business skills; advanced topics in environmental sciences; professional practice in environmental sciences; project. Specialist subjects: environmental modelling; IPPC practice; waste management; noise and nuisances; environmental and health impact assessment; risk and hazard assessment; ecology and land management; environmental audit; biotechnology; contaminated land evaluation and remediation; pollution management; air pollution; air quality assessment and management; waste water management; water pollution; sustainable technologies and development; environmental management systems; industrial health and safety; plus a research project.

Assessment methods

Combination of seminars, vivas, oral presentations and coursework (case study, study pack, poster, portfolios and reports).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Scotland) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Wales) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (England) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 979 per Credit (International) 36 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Frenchay Campus Bristol BS16 1QY South West

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