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Sustainability and the Transition to a Low Carbon Economy

University of Dundee

Venues

City Campus

Content

You will examine the relationship between energy, environment and climate change and how they relate to sustainability throughout all sectors in society.

You will develop your ability to analyse, evaluate and critically review theory and policy debates relating to sustainability and to draw on international perspectives and examples of best practice in relation to methods of evaluation and assessment of sustainability. You will design and plan interventions for creating change to promote greater sustainability across different scales, and design and undertake a dissertation to address significant areas of theory and/or practice.

Entry Requirements

A good Honours degree, equivalent to UK standards, preferably at upper second class or above. Preferred degree disciplines: Law, Geography, Environmental Science/Studies, Planning, Engineering, Business Studies or other appropriate discipline.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Department

School of Social Sciences

SCQF Level

11

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals