Bristol, University of the West of England

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: University of the West of England, Bristol

Environmental Consultancy (Taught)

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Course summary

This course is based on a strong interdisciplinary and applied focus and established links to industry, national and local government and agencies and professional accrediting bodies (Institute of Environmental Sciences, Chartered Institute of Environmental Health); it develops the business and advanced technical skills required of environmental consultants; much of the course is undertaken as workplace based learning so it is especially suitable for those in employment.

Course details


Environmental business skills; professional practice in environmental sciences; dissertation; sustainable technologies; environmental assessment; introduction to applied GIS; water management challenges for the 21st century; catchment hydrology; catchment management; water policy and law; sustainable development: principles and practice; spatial analytical methods; waste management and contaminated land; air quality management.

Assessment method

We assess through coursework, project work - including group work and exams. You may also be assessed through viva voce.

Entry requirements

1st degree of 2.2 or above in a Bachelor's science or environmental subject, or substantial relevant experience.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9000 Year 1
EU £14250 Year 1
International £14250 Year 1
Channel Islands £14250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

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Bristol, University of the West of England
Coldharbour Lane
BS16 1QY

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Additional information

Thursday 18th August - 08:30 - 18:00 Friday 19th August - 08:30 - 18:00 Saturday 20th August - 11:00 - 15:00 Sunday 21st August - Closed Monday 22nd August to Thursday 26th August - 09:00 – 17:00 Friday 27th August – 09:00 – 16:30 Saturday 27th August and Monday 29th August - Closed Tuesday 30th August to Thursday 1st September - 09:00 – 17:00 Friday 2nd September – 09:00 – 16:30

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Dr Jo Barnes
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+44 (0)117 32 83333

Environmental Consultancy at Bristol, University of the West of England - UCAS