UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Environment, Politics and Society

The programme explores the way scientific, political and cultural practices shape our understanding of the relationship between society and the environment.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: Geo-politics; environmental knowledges; environment, politics and practice; social science methodologies (qualitative methods); research route only: social science methodologies (quantitative methods); options: changing landscapes (nature conservation); changing landscapes (nature, culture and politics); community participation in city strategies; conservation and environment management; environmental GIS; marine conservation; natural hazards; politics of climate change; social science methodologies; thinking space; social science methodologies.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, presentations, discussions, workshops, practical classes and field trips. Dissertation seminars provide opportunities to meet previous MSc students to discuss their dissertations and subsequent career. Assessment is through coursework and the research dissertation.

Sponsorship information

ESRC scholarships.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,670 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,285 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7679 7579