Swansea University

Swansea University

Environmental Biology (Conservation and Resource Management)

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). The course focuses on the relationships between living organisms and the terrestrial, freshwater and marine environments, coupled with the interactions that result from natural and anthropogenic processes. On the course applicants benefit from advanced training in the interpretation of local and global environmental issues, field and theoretical aspects of biology and ecology and analytical skills.

Course modules

Modules typically include: core science skills and research methods; conservation of aquatic resources; ecosystems; environmental assessment and management; geographical information systems; remote sensing of the changing environment; term paper in environmental biology; research project in environmental biology (conservation and resource management).

Assessment methods

This taught Master's degree is assessed through a combination of examinations, coursework and a dissertation or research project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 16,400 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,100 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,450 per (Year 1) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,000 per (Year 1) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 8,450 per (Year 1) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 3,450 per (Year 1) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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