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University of Salford

Environmental Modelling

The course is broad curriculum that extends from the technical detail of environmental process modelling to the role of modelling within decision-making processes and the relevance of modelling to risk perception and management.

Entry requirements

A degree, grade 2.2 or above. This programme will appeal to those with backgrounds in environmental subjects (such as environmental science, geography, geology and earth sciences and oceanography) and to those with a background in other sciences (such as physics and biology) or engineering who wish to develop their skills in an environmental context. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. Students whose 1st language is not English will require evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules include: Modelling environmental processes; risk: perception and management; modelling and visualisation applications; research and professional practice; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is individually done through coursework, comprising of individual essays or group report presentations.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Wales) 3 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,050 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,023 per Year 1 (EU) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,023 per Year 1 (England) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,350 per Year 1 (International) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,023 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,023 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,023 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Scotland) 8 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Wales) 8 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (England) 8 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 8 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 8 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,046 per Year 1 (England) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,700 per Year 1 (International) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,046 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,046 per Year 1 (Scotland) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,046 per Year 1 (Wales) 8 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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