King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Environmental Monitoring, Modelling and Management

This course enables students to gain a deeper understanding of environmental processes and techniques for managing environmental change; they study how to assess the causes and manage the consequences of environmental, climatic and land use change, and choose to take either a research or a consultancy stream.

Entry requirements

A Minimum standard is a 2.1 degree or international equivalent, e.g. GPA of 3.25 from a US university, with preference given to geography, natural sciences (such as environmental science, physics, chemistry and biology) and engineering subjects; candidates who do not achieve a 2.1 but have professional or voluntary experience may also be considered; mature candidates are considered favourably.

Course modules

Modules include: Methods for environmental research environmental research design and application; river processes and management; environmental science and policymaking; plus optional modules.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by report, presentation, lab work and occasionally by examination. The three-month dissertation is compulsory and can be taken overseas or in the UK.

Sponsorship information

4 NERC Advanced Studentships open to UK nationals holding at least a 2:1 or equivalent; University of London Scholarships, departmental bursaries and career development loans; for overseas students Chevening Scholarships are available from the British Council.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,040 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,260 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,520 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,260 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,260 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,260 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Strand Campus Westminster WC2R 2LS South East

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Key information

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Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts and Sciences Admissions (CASA)
Telephone number: 
020 7848 1977