University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Integrated Environmental Studies

The ability to have a professional outlook supported by a broad understanding of the environment is the focus of this course, which aims to develop the interdisciplinary skills required for a career as an environmental scientist.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject such as environmental science, geography, biology or environmental engineering.

Course modules

Compulsory modules include: environmental impact assessment; contemporary global environmental issues; techniques for environmental researchers; research project development; advanced research project. Optional modules include: environmental law and management; environmental pollution; environmental management systems; global change biology: molecules to ecosystem; environmental monitoring and spatial analysis; freshwater ecosystems; coastal flood defence; coastal and maritime engineering and energy; energy resources and engineering; spatial ecology and conservation; coastal and maritime engineering; coastal morphodynamics; GIS functions and their environmental applications; air quality and environmental pollution; waste resource management; bioenergy; river and fisheries restoration; systems for waste minimisation, reuse and recycling; natural resource governance.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Highfield Campus Southampton SO17 1BJ South East

Key information

Engineering and Environment
Telephone number: 
023 8059 4651