Taught course

Environmental Assessment and Management

Institution
Oxford Brookes University · School of the Built Environment
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Admission to the programme is normally open to applicants who fulfil one of the following requirements:

  • hold a good undergraduate honours degree (second-class honours degree or equivalent) or other professional qualification relevant to EAM
  • have appropriate professional experience in environmental assessment and management.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI)

The MSc in Environmental Assessment and Management (EAM) examines the principles, procedures and methods of EAM against the background of current UK, European and international environmental policy.

The course covers the complementary roles of natural resource management and planning within core areas of EAM such as Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA), as well as new and evolving fields such as mitigation banking, climate change adaptation, environmental inequality, ecosystem services, and strategic environmental assessment (SEA) and sustainability appraisal.

The course is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI). On completing the course, students are ideally placed to undertake the exams for the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) Associate Membership.

Information for international students

If your first language is not English you will require a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 overall with 6.0 in all components or an equivalent English language qualification acceptable to the University.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
21 months
full time
9 months

Course contact details

Name
Programme Administrator
Email
tde-be-enquiry@brookes.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1865 483573