This course improves your environmental resource awareness and helps you to develop core skills through practice-based learning.
It is suitable if you
are a graduate in an environmental or related area and want to complete postgraduate study specialising in resource and climate management
currently work in an environmental field and want to improve your skills and knowledge and develop your career potential
are passionate about the environment and are considering a career change to this area
The management of resources and the impacts of energy use on climate are areas of growing concern for policy makers, industry and the public.
The demand for professionals with an understanding of these areas, especially with international knowledge, continues to grow.
You focus on environmental techniques, including
environmental management systems
minerals and waste management
environmental impact assessment
international water management
energy and climate
You gain a broad knowledge of the key technical issues such as waste treatment and mining, and new developments in sustainable energy technology.
You also learn about policy responses and management approaches including zero carbon policies and sustainable integrated water management systems, while developing your managerial ability and professional expertise.
We work with professional institutes and organisations to make sure the course meets the needs of employers. Many assignments focus on work-based scenarios ensuring your learning is related to the workplace.
During the consultancy project module you complete a project, which is often in partnership with an environmental organisation.