Taught course

Environmental Management and Geographic Information Systems

Institution
Ulster University · School of Geography and Environmental Sciences
Qualifications
PGDipMSc

Entry requirements

PgDip - You must hold a degree in a science or other suitable discipline or demonstrate your ability to undertake the course through the accreditation of prior experiential learning.

MSc - You initially register for the Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) and if you complete the PgDip with an overall mark of 50% or higher can proceed to the MSc programme.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The PgDip/MSc programme in Environmental Management and GIS aims to provide an advanced education in Environmental Management, with a strong emphasis on teaching the concepts and methods for analysing spatial environmental data which are encapsulated within Geographic Information Systems (GIS). The course aims to teach students the principles and practice of environmental management within the contexts of biodiversity management and the contribution of empirical and case study scientific research, as well as fostering advanced knowledge and skills in the manipulation and analysis of spatial environmental data.

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

part time
24 months
online
24 months
distance learning
24 months

MSc

online
36 months
part time
36 months
distance learning
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Office
Email
science@ulster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)28 7012 4159