University of Bristol
Environment, Energy and Resilience
This pathway explores the interface between security, energy and environment by engaging the latest critical thinking on risk management, critical infrastructure, public regulation, policy studies and the environmental sciences. We aim to train social science researchers who understand the impacts of living with environmental change, the uncertainties of environmental change for energy and food security and the diverse responses needed to foster behaviours, practices and policies that promote sustainability and resilience.
A high Honours degree (or equivalent) from a relevant discipline.
Core modules: advanced interdisciplinary research design; contemporary debates in environment, energy and resilience; plus optional units (these can be taken at either Bristol, Bath or Exeter); modules available at Bristol include: environmental politics; environmental policy and politics after neoliberalism; environmental law; climate change: science and impacts; an introduction to GIS and remote sensing for environmental policy and management; mobility, migration and the environment; theories of development; conflict, security and development; policy processes and policy research; contemporary political and social action; international human rights law; regulation; company law; corporate governance; globalisation and culture; regulation of financial markets and institutions; poverty, social exclusion and social policy; dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Tyndall Avenue, Bristol||Bristol||BS8 1TH||South West|
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