Taught course

Environmental and Business Management

Institution
Bangor University · School of the Environment, Natural Resources and Geography
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Entry to the course normally requires at least a 2(ii) degree in a relevant subject, e.g. Environmental Science or Business Studies from a university, or a similar qualification from any other institution. Alternatively, possession of a suitable professional qualification and relevant practical experience may also be accepted. In general, however, applicants are judged on their individual merits and age, work experience and other factors are also considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course will take an integrated view of environmental management within a business context and will provide the specialist interdisciplinary training that is required to fully integrate sustainable development objectives into businesses management. By integrating modules from Bangor Business School and The School of Environment, Natural Resources and Geography, it will train students to be sophisticated environmental managers who can interpret legislative and audit requirements and deliver them in a manner conducive to continued economic development. Part 1 modules: organisations and people; strategic management finance for managers; new venture creation; green economies; strategic environmental management; green technology. Part 2: the topic selected for the dissertation will be agreed with the nominated project supervisor and could relate to virtually any aspect of Environment and Business Management according to the desired specialism. The course is assessed by a combination of examinations, continuous assessment, seminar presentations, research project and dissertation.

Information for international students

IELTS: 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) is required.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Meryl Furlong
Email
m.furlong@bangor.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1248 383708