Taught course

Water Resources Management

Institution
University of Southampton · School of Civil Engineering and the Environment
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

An upper second-class honours degree or equivalent in Environmental Sciences, Geography, Zoology, Oceanography, Biology, Geology or Physics.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Water scientists and engineers are vital for the conservation and enhancement of our aquatic environment, both locally and globally. This MSc develops students’ ability to accurately assess the potential and existing impacts on the water environment from industrial practices, abstraction and agriculture. It focuses on developing the professional skills required for a rewarding career as a water-focused environmental scientist.

Compulsory modules include: Freshwater Ecosystems; Environmental Pollution; Rivers and Fisheries Restoration; Natural Resource Governance; MSc Research Project; Advanced Quantitative Methods

Optional modules include: Geographical Information Systems; Sustainable Resource Management; Environmental Law and Management; Environmental Management Systems; Coastal Flood Defence; River Basin Management; Coastal and Maritime Engineering and Energy; Coastal Morphodynamics; Waste Resource Management; Water and Wastewater Engineering

Information for international students

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/international.page

Fees and funding

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/pg-fees-funding.page

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Engineering and Environment
Email
pgtapply.fee@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 4651