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Environmental Protection and Management

Scotland`s Rural College (SRUC)

Venues

Edinburgh Campus

Content

This programme aims to provide both an understanding of the processes that give rise to environmental degradation and pollution problems, and a capability in management of natural resources. Climate change is a particularly important threat, and is an issue that is dealt with in-depth in a number of the course modules.

You can exit after 18 months with PgDip Environmental Protection and Management.

Students progressing to the MSc will undertake a further 6 month period of directed study leading to the production of a dissertation in late September. Each module will be assessed by a combination of course work and examination. The examination paper will administered at the end of this period.

Entry Requirements

Preferably a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent in a biological, environmental or physical science, geography, engineering, economics or other relevant subject.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Postgraduate

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.sruc.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals