Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Biodiversity Conservation

This course is designed to meet a rising need for highly skilled conservationists with academic qualifications at Master's level. It will provide students with the knowledge they need to work within the environmental and ecological consulting and conservation professions.

Entry requirements

MRes: 2.1 Honours degree or higher in a relevant science degree. MSc: 2.2 Honours degree or higher in a relevant science degree. Equivalent level of work experience will also be considered.

Course modules

Core modules: conservation priorities; research methods and data analysis; geographical information systems; environmental assessment and consultancy; protected species surveying; species recovery: theories, methods and techniques; research project.

Assessment methods

Achievement is assessed through written assignments, a dissertation and formal examinations. MSc and MRes degree students complete an individual research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MRes Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MRes Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MRes Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MRes Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MRes Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,600 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Full-time October 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Nottingham NG1 4BU East Midlands

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Key information

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0115 8484200