Taught course

Sustainable Management of Natural Resources

Institution
University of Leicester · Department of Geography
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Degree in a cognate subject. At least 2:2 class degree, 2:1 preferred. Professional and work experience considered.

Postgraduate Diploma in Sustainable Management of Natural Resources; MSc Sustainable Management of Natural Resources

Months of entry

October

Course content

Three core modules: research design and methods; theories, concepts and applications of sustainable development; environment and society.
Three optional modules: water resource issues; sustainable management of biological resources; environmental economics; global climate and environmental change; theory and issues in human geography; earth observation and remote sensing; environmental pollution and control; spaces of activism; development and diaspora.
Dissertation

Information for international students

Some international student awards.

Fees and funding

Most students are either self-funding or sponsored by employers.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
18 months
full time
9 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations30
Written coursework / continuous assessment20
Dissertation50 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Course Administrator
Email
geography@le.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)116 252 3823