University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

Environment, Culture and Society

This exciting MSc gives you the breadth and background to bridge disciplinary divides and tackle the environmental issues that face us all. This programme provides up-to-date knowledge of the contemporary issues and debates on the relationships between the environment, nature, culture and society. This interdisciplinary programme draws on expertise from across the University, especially from geography, philosophy, theology, science, technology studies and development studies, providing a unique critical perspective. You will develop the research skills and abilities to assess the importance and implications of geographical, philosophical and other theoretical debates which shape environmental policy and practice. Our graduates are equipped to think critically, to generate new knowledge related to the environment, and to use this knowledge effectively to address urgent environmental challenges. This programme is affiliated with the University's Global Environment & Society Academy.

Entry requirements

MSc: Entry requirements for individual programmes vary, so please check the details for the specific programme you wish to apply for on our website. You will also need to meet the University's language requirements.

Course modules

See our website for detailed programme information.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 - 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Central area campus EH8 9JZ Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Secretary - Paula Escobar (School of GeoSciences)
Telephone number: 
01316502543