University of Portsmouth
Environmental Geology and Contamination
This course is designed to provide you with the particular expertise required for dealing with contaminated sites. Such expertise is essential to ensuring we maintain habitable, safe and sustainable communities.
MSc: A 2:2 honours degree in an Earth Science, Civil Engineering, Chemistry or Environmental Science discipline. Relevant industrial and work experience will be considered on an individual basis. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.
Modules include: Soil mechanics; desk studies and ground models; ground investigation techniques; contaminated land risk assessments; field reconnaissance and walk-over survey; spatial analysis and remote sensing; independent research project.
Teaching and Assessment: The course provides a balanced structure of lectures, workshops and practical laboratory work. You will generally be taught in small classes, providing an informal, friendly and supportive atmosphere for your studies. How are you assessed? Assessment is varied, aimed at developing skills relevant to a range of working environments. Here's how we assess your work: poster and oral presentations, project reports, essays, laboratory reports.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||15,100 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||7,700 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2018||7,550 per Year 1 (International)||2 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2018||3,850 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||2 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||8,700 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||15,900 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2019||4,350 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||2 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2019||7,950 per Year 1 (International)||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||PO1 2UP||South East|
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