Entry to the course for recent UK graduates requires a good Honours degree (First or Second Class) in a relevant science subject. Applicants are expected to be numerate and computer-literate. The course team welcomes applications from mid-career science graduates, particularly those with experience of industry.
Months of entry
Course contentProvides hands-on training in quantitative analytical techniques (chemical, physical, biological), emphasising current quality control standards. Examines sources, pathways and biosphere targets for anthropogenic contaminants in environment; training in quantitative environmental risk assessment including use of industry-standard simulation packages; surveys relevant environmental law, impact assessment and audit. Practical site assessment. Individual projects.
Information for international students
Minimum IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 570.
Fees and fundingCollege and fees-only scholarships.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||40|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||15|
|Dissertation||40 (10000 words)|
|Oral and poster presentation||5|
Course contact details
- Ms Julie Brown
- 01784 443582
- 01784 471780