Taught course

Energy and Environmental Management.

Institution
University of Central Lancashire · Grenfell-Baines School of Architecture, Construction and Environment
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

A recognised British honours degree to a good standard, or its equivalent. Applications from all candidates will be considered on their merits and in the light of the nature and scope of the programme or work proposed. Informal enquiries are welcomed and will normally be followed by an initial advisory interview.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Energy management is an emerging environmental field, and is linked with organisations looking to employ energy/environmental managers Energy is becoming a global issue and international development is linked to the economics of natural resources. The public and private sectors (not just those associated with energy management) require staff with a detailed environmental knowledge at a regional, national and international scale. Businesses are increasingly looking outside Europe to Asia, Australasia and the Americas to inform their best practices and maintain market share.

The course provides a critical approach to theories, techniques and methods in energy and environmental management and provides students with a learning environment in which they will develop their capacity for independent study, their ability to collaborate with others in team settings, and their capacity for critical thought and reflection. The broad areas covered include: a comprehensive introduction to energy and environmental management.

Course content includes:

Semester 1
Carbon Management Regulation and Policy
Practical Application of Renewable Energy Technologies
Applied Ecology (option)
Environmental Pollution Control (optional)
Dissertation

Semester 2
Carbon Management (optional)
Environmental Management within Organisations
Global Waste Management (option)
Energy Production and Distribution
Dissertation

Semester 3
Dissertation
Global Waste Management overseas field trip (2012 China)

Information for international students

See www.uclan.ac.uk/international

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
9 months
part time
18 months

PGCert

part time
12 months
full time
6 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1772 892 400