Taught course

Wildlife and Conservation Management

Institution
University of South Wales · University of South Wales
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A minimum 2:2 Honours degree in an environmentally-related subject. Other applicants will be considered on an individual basis.

EU applicants will need to have achieved an overall IELTS score of 6.5.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The world’s environments have long been threatened by human impact. As pressures on the natural environment intensify, there is a growing need for professionals skilled in conservation and environmental management. Accredited by both the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) the Environment and Resources Professional Group of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the MSc Wildlife and Conservation Management brings together the physical, chemical, biological, socioeconomic, administrative and legislative aspects of land planning, providing the skills you need for an exciting and rewarding career as an environmental conservation manager.

The MSc Wildlife and Conservation Management combines a broad understanding of the science and management of conservation, putting emphasis on integrating specialist knowledge and practical skills with IT and communication. You will develop a wide range of skills, including biodiversity, survey techniques, environmental management and monitoring systems, geographical information systems and an understanding of relevant ecological principles, legislation and regulatory frameworks. What’s more, our extensive and exciting fieldwork programme will train you in a wide range of environmental survey and assessment techniques.

For more information on course content and teaching please see the website.

Information for international students

Please see the international website and the following for visa information.

Fees and funding

For full funding information please see the website.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries & admissions Unit
Email
enquiries@southwales.ac.uk
Phone
03455 76 77 78