Manchester Metropolitan University
SummaryThe University�s Centre for Aviation Transport and the Environment (CATE) has been very influential upon the growth and development of the industry both regionally and globally. Key contributions include the United Nations Global Atmosphere Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report on Aviation and the Environment. Consequently, the course has access to many of the tools and expertise necessary to assess the environmental impacts of aviation. This MSc examines the role of the air transport industry in supporting city and regional development as well as the positive and negative economic, social, community and environmental impacts of aviation. It provides training in the science and business of aviation and gives the opportunity to investigate and carry out real projects allied to aviation, the economy and the environment. UnitsPolicy for Sustainable Development; Sustainability and Air Transport; Environmental Management at Airports; Research Design and Methods; Project Assessment MethodsContinual assessment via essays, reports, briefing papers, case studies, posters, oral presentations and dissertation.ModulesModules include: Policy for sustainable development; sustainability and air transport; environmental management at airports; research design and methods; project.Assessment MethodsContinual assessment via essays, reports, briefing papers, case studies, posters, oral presentations and dissertation.
Many applicants will already be actively employed within the aviation sector. Other applicants will require at least a 2nd-Class UK Honours degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant environmental or business subject area. These applicants may be offered a vocationally based Master's project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Manchester Campus||Manchester||M15 6BH||North West|
0161 247 6969