Coventry University

Coventry University

Agroecology and Food Security

The course is designed to equip professionals and graduates with the necessary knowledge to critically analyse and assess the relationships between sustainable food production and management, agricultural systems, climate change and the environment, law and governance. The course will provide students with the knowledge of the major agricultural production systems found in different parts of the world and the main theoretical approaches to understanding contemporary food systems.

Entry requirements

At least a 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline, or another qualification (which may be an appropriate professional development qualification), or considerable relevant work experience.

Course modules

Modules include: food security; agroecological production systems; clean energy, climate and carbon; agroecological techniques and practices; organic agriculture; development and disaster risk reduction; management of natural and environmental hazards; environmental impact assessment; ecological management and assessment; international environmental law; environmental observation by remote sensing; research design methods.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,068 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,930 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,378 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,378 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,689 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,378 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,378 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Coventry University Coventry CV1 5FB West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Overseas and European Student Enquiries
Telephone number: 
024 7615 2152