Edge Hill University

Edge Hill University

Conservation Management

An understanding of biodiversity and its management is increasingly important; this is reflected in the various employment opportunities with consultancies, local councils, national agencies and voluntary bodies; however what is increasingly becoming an all graduate profession is rarely taught to any depth on undergraduate courses; this Masters programme equips the graduate to work in this area by delivering a cohesive programme comprising interesting and relevant modules whilst also addressing the environmental components of the current school curriculum.

Entry requirements

Lower 2nd Class Honours degree; alternative qualifications or experience is considered with consultation.

Course modules

Modules: research project; ecology and biogeography in conservation; biodiversity planning and legislation; remote sensing for conservation management; GIS and cartography for conservation management; conservation placement; restoration ecology; vertebrate monitoring and management; invertebrate ecology; management planning; management in practice; field botany.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,680 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,250 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,680 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,680 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,680 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 26 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 26 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 26 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 26 per Credit (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Ormskirk Campus Ormskirk L39 4QP North West

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