Applied Environmental Geology
The programme aims to: describe and explain the core scientific principles and concepts of soil/rock mechanics, water flow, and the pollution of soil, water and air; identify the standards, regulations, policies and legal frameworks required for the professional practice of applied environmental geology; research and write a stage I professional desk study site report of a geo-environmental hazard using primary sources and GIS techniques; design and execute a stage II geotechnical, geophysical, hydrogeological and geoenvironmental site and laboratory investigation, analyse the data and develop remedial solutions for geoenvironmental problems; communicate effectively (both written and orally) in multi-disciplinary teams, act ethically and in conformity with health and safety regulations, and assess the sustainability of policies and projects.
Summer placements within industry usually includes payment of a salary or expenses.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cathays Park Campus||Cardiff||CF10 3AT||Wales|
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