Postgraduate pathway in Environmental Sciences
Learn how to manage society’s most pressing future challenges with a pre-Masters programme that leads to a Masters in Environmental Consultancy, Environmental Management or Sustainable Geoscience at a top 3 UK young university.*
You will explore economic, ethical and political issues and develop the skills and knowledge required to find solutions to environmental problems and build a successful career in sustainable thinking.
Pathways at the University of Plymouth
Fees for 2018/19
Stage 1 £9,500
Stage 2 EU: £9,500
January and May
Stage 1: Pre-Masters
Critical Thinking for Postgraduate Study
You will develop a range of critical thinking skills, including argument construction and evaluation, debate, use of evidence and critical reading.
How will I be assessed? 30% coursework, 70% examination
Interactive Learning Skills and Communication for Postgraduate Study
You will acquire a range of academic communication skills(written and oral) to prepare you for your Masters and professional life.
How will I be assessed? 60% coursework, 40% examination
Research Methods for Postgraduate Study
You will improve your understanding of postgraduate research methods and methodologies, and learn how to plan and undertake this research.
How will I be assessed? 100% coursework