Taught course

Environment, Society and Development

Institution
University of Cambridge · School of the Physical Sciences
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

GPA of 3.5 or better. A statement of research proposal for the dissertation should be included with all applications (no more than 2 pages).

Months of entry

October

Course content

Syllabus covers global, national, and regional environmental problems and constraints to development; opportunities and limitations of the resource base; economic, political and legal factors. Candidates learn to analyse environmental problems in the development process and to evaluate decision techniques for their resolution.

Information for international students

Statement of the proposed research for the thesis component should be included with application.

Fees and funding

Overseas foundations and other sources.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
9 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment60
Dissertation40 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Director of the Graduate Studies
Email
graduate.enquiries@geog.cam.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1223 333375
Fax
+44 (0)1223 333392