University of Central Lancashire
Carbon and Resource Management
Carbon management is an emerging environmental field, with many medium to large public and private sector organisations looking to employ carbon / environmental managers; the course provides a critical approach to theories, techniques and methods in carbon and water management and provides students with a learning environment in which they develop their capacity for independent study, their ability to collaborate with others in team settings, and their capacity for critical thought and reflection; the broad areas covered include: a comprehensive introduction to carbon and water management, with particular reference to the resource management and carbon mitigation; the course explores the role of governments, carbon and water management; the impact of both cultural perceptions.
Lower 2nd Class Honours degree in an appropriate/relevant subject or qualification or experience deemed to be equivalent.
Semester 1: Sustainable water management; carbon regulation and policy; practical application of renewable energy technologies; dissertation. Semester 2: Carbon management; environmental management within organisations; plus options: global waste management; or urbanisation in 21st century; or urban regeneration; plus dissertation. Semester 3: Dissertation; global waste management overseas field trip (2012 China).
Assessment is based on a combination of both coursework and on-line exercises; the coursework types include technical reports, case studies essays, presentations, group work, on-line forum activity and academic posters.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,450 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 9,450 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 9,450 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 525 per Module (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 525 per Module (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 525 per Module (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Preston Campus||Preston||PR1 2HE||North West|