Swansea University

Swansea University

Environmental Dynamics and Climate Change

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). This inter-disciplinary course places particular emphasis on the scientific basis behind regional and global climatic change, and limitations of models and data collection techniques. Students will develop extensive knowledge of the current scientific issues underpinning environmental change and ecosystem dynamics, and the practical problem solving, ICT, and communication skills required for a successful career in the environmental service industry, regulating bodies or academia.

Course modules

Modules typically include: climate change; climate science and policy; core science skills; ecosystems; environmental assessment and management; geographical information systems; modelling earth systems; principles of environmental dynamics; satellite remote sensing.

Assessment methods

Taught Masters degrees are 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 6,400 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,850 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,300 per (Year 1) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,150 per (Year 1) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 8,500 per (Year 1) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 3,700 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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