University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Lampeter and Carmarthen)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)

Environmental Conservation and Management

The programme reflects the diversity and multi-disciplinary nature of environmental studies; it offers the opportunity to study current issues, together with their causes, effects and possible solutions, and to focus on the strategies involved in appropriate environmental conservation and management; the modules allow flexibility for students to develop critical awareness of environmental issues and undertake research in specific areas of interest.

Entry requirements

Normally an Honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline; sufficient command of spoken and written English to meet the demands of the programme (eg TOEFL 550 or equivalent); those over 25 years old without the above are welcome to apply; each candidate will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Course modules

Core modules: environmental planning and policy; strategic management for environmental conservation; sustainable development; research methodology; environmental law; postgraduate skills; options: energy, issues and concerns; waste and resource management; geographical information systems; coastal zone management; habitat management; the workplace environment; living sustainably; education for sustainable development and global citizenship; planning for sustainable tourism; facilities management and sustainability; work-based learning.

Assessment methods

Assessment by: coursework; examinations; dissertation.

Fees for 2017

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Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Mount Pleasant Campus Swansea SA1 6ED Wales

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