University of Greenwich

University of Greenwich

Global Environmental Change

This programme focuses on developing country issues, although the material is applicable to environmental studies worldwide, and draws on expertise in issues of sustainable development, climate and other environmental change, environmental data collection and analysis, bio security and ecological applications. The programme is focused around providing students with the key concepts needed to address these issues, learning from real case studies delivered by experts with experience of implementing environmental projects around the world.

Entry requirements

MSc: An honours degree (at least 2.2 or above) or an equivalent professional qualification in an appropriate subject. Students educated in a language other than English should have an IELTS score of 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent.

Course modules

Option set 1. Compulsory modules: Independent research project; research methods for postgraduates. Optional modules: Conservation ecology; risk analysis for agriculture and environment; corporate social responsibility and natural resources management; economics, agriculture and marketing; environmental impact assessment; environmental law and policy; tools for sustainability; climate change and ecological footprinting; fundamentals of meteorology; environmental science for social scientists; agroforestry; introduction to GIS for natural resource management; introduction to remote sensing; soils and environments. Option set 2. Compulsory modules: Independent research project; research methods for postgraduates. Optional modules: Fundamentals of meteorology; conservation ecology; risk analysis for agriculture and environment; corporate social responsibility and natural resources management; economics, agriculture and marketing; environmental impact assessment; environmental law and policy; tools for sustainability; climate change and ecological footprinting; environmental science for social scientists; agroforestry; introduction to GIS for natural resource management; introduction to remote sensing; soils and environments.

Assessment methods

Assessment consists of a combination of assignments: Essays; presentations; reports; portfolios; formal examinations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,100 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 12,100 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Medway Campus ME4 4TB South East

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