Swansea University

Swansea University

Geographic Information 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 course provides cross-disciplinary training in the scientific basis of geographic information system (GIS), satellite remote sensing and earth system modelling alongside aspects of climate change. The course places particular emphasis on the technical aspects of GIS and earth observation as well as the past, present and future global and regional environmental and climatic change.

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

Research Project in Geographic Information and Climate Change.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,850 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,400 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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Key information

Geography Admissions Office
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