Taught course

Sustainability

Institution
Anglia Ruskin University · Faculty of Science and Technology
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

•First degree at 2.1 or above. Prospective students with non-standard entry qualifications are advised to discuss their personal position with the course tutor before applying. The University may require submission of appropriate documentary evidence before any particular application is considered. The diversity of the student group is an important part of the learning process and is a reflection of the wide scope of the subject material. •Applicants must have a strong interest in sustainability and a wish to facilitate the change needed for a sustainable future. They should possess or expect to possess when commencing the course a first or second class Honours Degree from a UK Higher Education institution, or its equivalent. Alternatively an applicant may have prior experiential learning (e.g. five years of qualifying employment). •If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.0 ( Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University

Core modules: Introduction to Sustainability and Systems, System Pressures, Monitoring and Measurement, Governance and Behaviour Change, Better Business, Working Towards Change, Research Methods and Dissertation

Months of entry

September

Course content

We run this course with the Eden Project, Change Agents UK and our Global Sustainability Institute. You’ll build your sustainability expertise and networks, ready for your career.

Our course will prepare you for many roles, including sustainability consultant to businesses, governments or NGOs, education, or founding your own sustainable business. You’re also in the perfect position to continue your academic career and move up to our Sustainability PhD.
Our course will give you the knowledge and skills you’ll need to lead the way to a more sustainable future in business, government and society.
Taught modules will give you an up-to-date knowledge of the key sustainability challenges, policy issues and scientific findings and there’ll be residential sessions in Cambridge and Cornwall.
Change is a major theme of the course. You’ll learn about the benefits of sustainability and how to express them to business, communities and policy-makers.
A work placement and a final research dissertation will make sure that you graduate as a highly employable sustainability specialist.

Information for international students

Applications from international students are welcome. If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.0 ( Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University

Fees and funding

UK students
See website
International students
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UK/EU Students

International Students

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
28 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Anglia Ruskin Applicant Enquiries Team
Email
FST-Admissions@anglia.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1245 686868