Taught course

Geography (Coastal Management Systems)

Institution
University College Cork · Department of Geography
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Students with a second class honours in their primary degree or such other qualifications that satisfy the Department and the Faculty will be admitted to this programme.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme has been designed to develop specialist knowledge and practice in the field of coastal management with Geographical Information Systems (GIS). The course will provide a thorough introduction to the principles of Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) and of GIS. It will help students to make the link between theoretical approaches and practical management scenarios through the provision of real life case studies. Wider conceptual and applied issues in areas of Geography will also be treated

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Ms. Agnes O'Leary
Email
agnes.oleary@ucc.ie