Liverpool Hope University

Liverpool Hope University

Ecology and Environmental Management

The programme aims to develop advanced academic understandings and insight relating to ecology and the environmental management of natural resources. Field based elements are a significant part of the course. Modules are designed to reflect staff research and professional expertise, and advance student's professional and academic development. Students are supported to become accomplished independent researchers.

Entry requirements

A 1st Class or upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline in a relevant discipline such as environmental management/science, geography, biological sciences, or Earth sciences. Applicants with other degree qualifications or equivalent professional experience may also be considered. Applications from students who do not hold a 1st or 2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent) will be asked to demonstrate potential to achieve a Master's award via a sample of academic writing and interview before an offer is made. For students whose 1st language is not English there is a language requirement of IELTS 6.5 overall (reading 6, writing 6), TOEFL IBT 87, or other equivalent recognised English language qualification.

Course modules

Modules include: Principles and theories of ecology and environmental management; research methods for ecology and environmental management; biodiversity conservation; coastal ecology, change and management; field survey; professional skills for ecology and environmental management; professional practice for ecologists and environmental managers; research project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hope Park Liverpool L16 9JD North West

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Student Recruitment Team
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0151 291 3111