UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The programme engages with environmental, social and policy dimensions; it has a vocational orientation, with residential field'classes providing first'hand experience of practical conservation challenges; at the same time, the programme provides the scientific rigour needed for evidence'based analysis and understanding of the natural environment.

Course Modules

Core modules: Scientific basis for freshwater and coastal conservation; the rural matrix; environmental data acquisition and analysis; conservation and environmental management; options (subject to confirmation): wetlands; lakes; marine conservation; coastal change; environmental GIS; changing landscapes (nature, culture, politics); changing landscapes (nature conservation); aquatic macrophytes; politics of climate change; biological indicators of environmental change; non'biological indicators of environmental change.

Course Additional Entry

Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applications with relevant professional experience in conservation or environmental management will also be considered.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £18,670  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,815  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,285  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,935  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
PgCert
2 years
Part Time
PgCert
1 year
Full Time
PgDip
2 years
Part Time
PgDip