Ulster University

Ulster University

Environmental Toxicology and Pollution Monitoring

This course is ideal if you are already working in the environmental field or wish to pursue a career in this area as it fulfils the demand for trained personnel in the environmental regulatory agencies, in companies subject to such regulation, and in companies involved in providing support services such as monitoring and consultancy.

Entry requirements

Entry to the PgDip: You must hold a degree in a science or other suitable discipline or demonstrate your ability to undertake the course through the accreditation of prior experiential learning. Entry to the MSc: You initially register for the Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) and if you complete the PgDip with an overall mark of 50 percent or higher can proceed to the MSc programme.

Assessment methods

Assessment is 100% percent by coursework (no sessional examinations); a mixture of methods including practical reports, problem analysis, projects, literature reviews and essays, class tests, group work and a research project.

Sponsorship information

DELNI.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 3 years
MSc Distance learning January 2017 - 3 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Distance learning January 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Online/Distance Learning

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Key information

Contact: 
Life and Health Sciences
Telephone number: 
028 7012 4159