University of Sussex
Climate Change and Policy
A 1st- or upper 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours degree in either a social or natural science. Professional work in a developing country or in development-related work is highly desirable. Applications must be accompanied by a detailed, 2-page personal statement and a full CV.
Autumn term: Climate change science; ideas in development and climate change. Spring term: You choose 2 modules from: Challenges in climate prediction; climate and energy policy; climate resilient development; low-carbon development; political economy of climate change. You also take a research methods and professional skills module, which provides training to prepare you for further research and a professional career. Over the summer you undertake supervised work on a 10,000-word dissertation (or dissertation with placement).
Assessment is by a 5,000-word term papers, presentations, unseen exams, a research proposal and your dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 15,350 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 8,150 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|
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