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Applied Marine and Fisheries Ecology gives you the skills and knowledge to understand how an ecosystem-based approach can be used to understand and manage the effects of human activities in the marine environment.
You will gain essential knowledge of fisheries science, aquaculture and marine ecological principles, as well as insight into marine spatial planning and related policies, to ensure well-rounded, advanced knowledge of Marine and Fisheries Ecology.
You will learn about the environmental effects of a range of industries, including oil and gas and marine renewable energy - all of which need to be managed to ensure environmental sustainability. There is a significant challenge for business to balance economic growth against environmental protection and, in some circumstances,
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A UK 2:1 Honours degree (or international equivalent) in a biological, environmental or physical science, geography or other relevant subject; applicants with a 2:2 Honours degree (or equivalent), particularly with some relevant experience, may also be considered. We also consider individuals with degrees in a wider range of disciplines who are clearly motivated by the programme and have some relevant experience.
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Founded in 1495, the University of Aberdeen is the 5th oldest University in the UK with an impressive global research and innovation history which includes 5 Nobel Prize winners, and the invention of insulin and colour photography. It attracts over 14,500 students, over a third of whom are international students taking postgraduate taught and research study.Read more
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