Taught course

Energy & Envionmenal Management (Waste)

Institution
Glasgow Caledonian University · School of Engineering and Built Environment
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree 2:2 or above (or equivalent) in a relevant subject area such as Environmental Science, Agriculture, Forestry, Geography, Geology, Civil Engineering. Candidates with appropriate industry experience may be considered through the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Months of entry

September

Course content

The programme is designed to give a deeper understanding of the inter-relationships between the environment and topics such as energy technology, environmental law, business strategies, policy and other areas. It focuses on environmental auditing, assessment and management procedures, as required by industrial and commercial bodies. Thus the programme emphasises the application of environmental knowledge, but pressures on the wider global environment are also studied. Furthermore, in order that students can better understand these applications, the basic principles of the various disciplines are also covered. The programme has a standard modular structure and a wide variety of teaching and assessment procedures are used.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.0 with no single element below 5.5; or equivalent. If you do not meet the English language requirements, you may be eligible for the English for University Study programme. Scholarships available

Fees and funding

Tuition fees need to be paid to the university however some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
20 months
full time
8 months

PGCert

part time
8 months
full time
4 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations35
Written coursework / continuous assessment35
Dissertation30 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
studentenquiries@gcu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)141 331 8630