Measuring, describing and depicting the seabed is crucial to the maintenance and development of ports, safe navigation, offshore renewables and the continuing search for hydrocarbons. Yet there is an international shortage of hydrographic surveyors. Seize this opportunity to gain a thorough knowledge of the science and technology of hydrography, experiencing the latest methods and equipment involved in exploring and managing the seabed whilst preparing for a career in this growth area.
Applicants should hold a good degree in survey, technology or science. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
Modules include: acoustic and oceanographic surveying; digital mapping; hydrography; MSc dissertation; research skills and methods; survey project management; plus optional modules; coastal erosion and protection; economics of the marine environment; managing marine ecosystems; marine planning and remote sensing and GIS.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,660 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,660 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 314 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 750 per Credit module (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 314 per Credit module (EU fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Plymouth Site||Plymouth||PL4 8AA||South West|