Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Communities have a key role to play in the development of a low carbon society. Are you keen to discover more about how renewable and low-carbon energy production can play a central role in community development? Do you want to be at the centre of and lead these developments?
This Developing Low-Carbon Communities course will enable you to do exactly that and, taught by recognised experts, you can be confident you will graduate armed with the most up-to-date information and highest quality skills.
Studying online, on a full-time or part-time basis, you will critically analyse the theories, principles and concepts of renewable energy, carbon budgeting and community development.
Core modules are:
Sustainable development; Transition to a low carbon society; Renewable energy technologies
You can exit after 12 months with PgCert Developing Low Carbon Communities
Option modules, from which you will choose three, include:
Energy, climate and carbon; Participatory approaches to community consultation; Developing a community energy project; Local economic development; Developing communities; Research methods (strongly recommended to continue to MSc).
You can exit after 18 months with PgDip Developing Low Carbon Communities
Honours degree in a relevant subject; or ordinary degree with minimum 3 years' relevant work experience.
Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)
Energy, Engineering and Construction