Biodiversity Conservation and Ecosystem Management
This programme focuses on wildlife conservation in Britain and Europe with a particular emphasis on agriculture, forestry and amenity. Practical management skills are emphasised through involvement in management problems on nature reserves and field courses that provide experience in species identification.
A 2.1 Honours degree or higher, or an international equivalent, in a relevant science discipline, eg animal sciences, biology, environmental sciences, or ecology; Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5, or equivalent.
Modules include: Quantitative techniques, experimental design and data analysis; environmental assessment; environment and habitat assessment field class ; ecosystem management; biodiversity conservation: policy and practice; ecological survey techniques; global ecosystems, land use and environmental change; biodiversity conservation and ecosystem management research project; MSc project preparation. Optional modules: Sustainable development and environmental change; forest ecology and management; land-water interface; field identification skills; GIS and remote sensing.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 16,265 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,000 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
Postgraduate Office, School of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development
0191 208 6900