This taught Masters degree is designed for those wishing to pursue a career in conservation management or ecological consultancy, professions which increasingly require postgraduate qualification for establishment and progression. The course puts a high emphasis on practical field experience for managing habitats, monitoring species and developing biological identification skills for plants, invertebrates and vertebrates. These activities are allied to a clear theoretical framework underpinning ecology and conservation practice. We welcome applications from recent graduates, experienced consultants, conservation workers or those seeking a career change.
Please visit our website for information on available modules.
The course has a variety of assessment methods which are designed to develop the full range of skills and expertise relevant to the subject. These include a research thesis, scientific reports, voucher specimen collections, vegetation portfolios, field-based management plans and examinations.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Ecology and Environmental Management, Chartered Institute of
How to apply
International students should visit our website for further information: www.edgehill.ac.uk/international
To join this MSc you should have a degree equivalent to UK second class honours (2:2 or above).
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7000||Year 1|