Taught course

Integrated Environmental Studies

University of Southampton · School of Geography

Entry requirements

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

Months of entry


Course content

This diverse course will provide you with a professional outlook supported by a broad understanding of the environment. Our aim is to enable you to develop the interdisciplinary skills that you will require for a career as an environmental scientist in this exciting and fast-growing industry.

Compulsory modules include: Environmental Impact Assessment; MSc Research Project; Advanced Quantitative Methods
Optional modules include: Sustainable Resource Management; Environmental Law and Management; Environmental Pollution; Geographical Information Systems for Environmental Consultants; Environmental Management Systems; Global Change Biology; Advanced GIS and Spatial Analysis; Freshwater Ecosystems; Coastal Flood Defence; Coastal and Maritime Engineering and Energy; Energy Resources and Engineering; Coastal Morphodynamics; Waste Resource Management; Bioenergy.

Fees and funding


Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Environmental and Life Sciences
+44 (0)23 8059 4651