University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Sustainability and Environmental Studies

This course offers a cross-disciplinary approach to the study of environmental management, policy, the circular economy, sustainability and sustainable development in both developed and developing countries.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Leading issues in circular economy; qualitative and quantitative research methods; sustainability and strategic environmental assessment. Elective modules: Environmental economics; contaminated land; energy economics; environmental impact assessment; international environmental law; environmental pollution management; geographical information systems (GIS); global water policy; pollution and rehabilitation of degraded ecosystems; principles of economic appraisal; principles of environmental microbiology; science, technology and innovation policy; waste management and landfill design; water and environmental management; city systems and infrastructure; public health studies; air pollution, climate change and human health; energy resources and policy; independent study in collaboration with industry.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Sponsorship information

The Department of Civil Engineering/David Livingstone Centre for Sustainability at the University of Strathclyde offers fees-only Excellence Awards to UK/EU students; in addition, £1,000 Excellence Awards for overseas students are also available; the awards are allocated based on the quality of the student but applying early increases the chances of successful allocation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 18,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,500 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,500 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2017 - 24 Months
MSc Part-time September 2017 - 36 Months
MSc Open learning September 2017 GBP 5,500 per (Year 1) 60 Months
MSc Open learning September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 60 Months
MSc Open learning September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 60 Months
MSc Open learning September 2017 GBP 5,500 per (Year 1) 60 Months
MSc Open learning September 2017 GBP 18,000 per (Year 1) 60 Months
MSc Open learning September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 60 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

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