University of York
Environmental Science and Management
The course offers a wide choice of optional modules which allows students to structure their degrees according to their own specific interests in environmental science, ecology and conservation and environmental policy and economics; through its emphasis on research, environmental assessment methods, and the application of critical thinking to specific case studies, the course equips students to analyse and tackle the complex, multi-faceted problems that characterise environmental management; great emphasis is placed on problem solving, particularly on issues currently being investigated by research staff within the Environment Department and the Stockholm Environmental Institute at York. We also offer a Diploma and a Postgraduate Certificate.
Applicants require a UK 2.1 or international equivalent in a relevant subject.
Modules include: ecotoxicology; research and statistical methods; climate change science; tools for environment assessment; biodiversity and conservation biology; marine ecosystems; pollution control and waste management; research and statistical methods; current research in environmental pollution; climate change adaption; environmental governance; protected areas; wildlife management; oceans coasts and climate change; dissertation.
A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities. Please check with the provider for details.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,650 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of York||York||YO10 5DD||Yorkshire and the Humber|