University of Edinburgh
This programme is a collaboration by Scotland�s Rural College (SRUC) and the University of Edinburgh�s School of GeoSciences. The course focuses on how to make sustainability and environmental management work in practice by applying economic principles.
A UK 2.1 degree, or its international equivalent, although students holding a 2.2 Honours degree, or its international equivalent, with appropriate work experience, may also be considered. English language requirements: IELTS 7.0 (with no score lower than 6.0 in each section) TOEFL-iBT: Total 100 (with no score lower than 20 in each section). A degree from an English speaking university may be accepted in some circumstances.
Core courses: foundations in ecological economics; applications in ecological economics; dissertation. Optional courses may include: atmospheric quality and global change; case studies in sustainable development; climate change and corporate strategy; development (principles and practices); ecosystem services 1 (ecosystem dynamics and functions); ecosystem services 2 (ecosystem values and management); encountering cities; environmental impact assessment; forests and environment; frameworks to assess food security; further spatial analysis; human dimensions of environmental change and sustainability; integrated resource management; integrated resource planning; interrelationships in food systems; introduction to environmental modelling; introduction To spatial analysis; management of sustainable development; marine systems and policies; participation in policy and planning; political ecology; principles of environmental sustainability; principles of geographical information science; project appraisal; soil protection and management; sustainability of food production; understanding environment and development; understanding the city; waste reduction and recycling; water resource management.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,825 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 10,675 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,220 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,120 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 9,650 per Whole course (home fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 21,350 per Whole course (overseas fees)||9 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,650 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 21,350 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,650 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,650 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Edinburgh||Edinburgh||EH8 9JU||Scotland|
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