Taught course

Natural Environment and Society (Joint degree)

Institution
Writtle University College · Conservation
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

An Honours degree or postgraduate certificate and postgraduate diploma in a related discipline.

Months of entry

September

Course content

To introduce students to the complex nature of environmental problems and to provide them with multi-disciplinary tools of analysis in relation to those problems. To develop students' understanding of the fundamental concepts of conservation management and environmental science, and enhance their critical ability to integrate cross-disciplinary analyses of environmental problems. To evaluate critically complex scientific and policy-based issues involved in the conservation management of species and ecosystems To encourage students to develop the environmental, scientific and policy knowledge necessary for a career in environmental sciences/conservation management in the academic, voluntary, public and private sectors.

Information for international students

An IELTS score of 6.5 is required. There are a range of pre-sessional English language programmes available with further English support classes during term time.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Coordinator
Email
anya.perera@writtle.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1245 424200