University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

Energy and Environmental Management

This course provides a critical approach to theories, techniques and methods in energy and environmental 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 energy and environmental management.

Entry requirements

Minimum of a lower 2nd Class Honours degree in an appropriate or relevant subject or qualification or experience deemed to be equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: Carbon management regulation and policy; practical application of renewable energy technologies; environmental management within organisations; energy production and distribution; dissertation; global waste management overseas field trip (2012 China); optional modules: applied ecology; environmental pollution control; carbon management; global waste management.

Assessment methods

A combination of both coursework and on-line exercises; the coursework types includes the following: technical reports, case studies essays, presentations, group work, on-line forum activity and academic posters.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,450 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 525 per Module (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Preston Campus Preston PR1 2HE North West

Key information

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