University of Leeds
River Basin Dynamics and Management with Geographical Information Systems
A Bachelor's degree with a 2.1 (Honours) in geography or a related subject, e.g. environmental sciences or ecological sciences. Relevant work experience is viewed positively and is taken into account particularly for candidates whose 1st degree grade is slightly below our requirement. We accept a range of international equivalent qualifications.
Modules include: Issues and skills for river basin dynamics and management; professional development; dissertation for river basin dynamics and management; introducing GIS and hydrological processes and analysis; principles of GIS and using GIS; environmental assessment; river basin management for water quality; professional development, programming for GIS: core skills; programming for GIS: advanced skills, digital image processing for environmental remote sensing; GIS and environment.
Assessment is entirely by coursework, not examinations. You will need to show you can conduct independent in-depth enquiry and evaluate and criticise received opinion. You will apply breadth and/or depth of knowledge to a complex specialist area and will complete an independent Master's-level dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 17,750 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leeds||Leeds||LS2 9JT||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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