University of Glasgow
Environmental Science, Technology and Society
This course examines the social, political and cultural implications of environmental science and technology. Students learn to assess scientific and technological innovations as potential solutions to environmental issues.
Applicants require a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, Grade Point Average 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject. Candidates should have a prior degree in science, engineering, social science or humanities. For applicants whose 1st language is not English, the University sets a minimum English language proficiency level, being IELTS overall 6.5 score (no sub-test less than 6.0), or equivalent scores in another recognised qualification.
Core modules: environment, technology and society; environmental politics and society; environmental ethics and behavioural change; environmental communication; environmental history; dissertation; options; sustainable energy technologies; climate, carbon and change; climate change (impacts on ecology); theory and principles of sustainability; writing the environment (old and new world romanticisms); reading the environment (modern and contemporary nature writing).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,800 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,800 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 756 per Credit module (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 756 per Credit module (EU fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Dumfries Campus||Dumfries||DG1 4ZL||Scotland|
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