Lancaster University

Lancaster University

Environmental Management and Consultancy

In an increasingly complex and competitive business environment, managers need to understand the commercial opportunities that the environmental sector offers, as well as the standards of performance which customers, shareholders and regulatory agencies now expect; the course aims to prepare students for these challenges. It will develop skills in decision making, specialist environmental knowledge, and the ability to solve problems in real-world situations. The programme also includes a 6-month research placement where students will have the opportunity to put their knowledge and skills to the test by working for a small-medium sized company, a public sector body or voluntary sector organisation.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent, in a relevant subject. Applicants with a lower 2nd Class (or equivalent) can be considered if they have relevant work experience (including voluntary work). Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules on offer include: Climate change and society; contaminated land and remediation; environment and culture; environmental auditing; environmental law; environmental management; food security, agriculture and climate change; low carbon energy use.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on coursework, presentations, examinations and dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,830 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,880 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,830 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,830 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,830 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,415 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,415 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,415 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,415 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4YW North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01524 593795