Broaden your understanding of environmental issues in the context of your previous background and qualifications. This is the challenge that the Energy and Environmental Management masters course brings.
Commercial and industrial organisations, local authorities and public bodies are all facing increased environmental legislation and regulation and require more environmental input to their activities than ever before.
This is a fantastic opportunity to become an environmental specialist in a sector that may, or may not, be related to your previous qualifications.
There are several different available start dates and study options for this course - for more information, see the relevant web-page:
SEPTEMBER 2017 (Part Time) - http://www.gcu.ac.uk/ebe/study/courses/details/index.php/P00810-1PTA-1718/Energy_&_Environmental_Management_(Part-time)?utm_source=ZZZZ&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=courselisting
JANUARY 2018 (Part Time) - http://www.gcu.ac.uk/ebe/study/courses/details/index.php/P00810-1PTAB-1718/Energy_&_Environmental_Management_(Part-time)?utm_source=ZZZZ&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=courselisting
JANUARY 2018 (Full Time) - http://www.gcu.ac.uk/ebe/study/courses/details/index.php/P00961-1FTAB-1718/Energy_&_Environmental_Management?utm_source=ZZZZ&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=courselisting
Environmental problems require solutions which encompass social, political and economic issues, as well as scientific and technological principles. Accredited by the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management CIWEM, the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers CIBSE and the Energy Institute EI this programme gives you a deeper understanding of the issues involved.
With increasing environmental legislation and regulation, commercial and industrial organisations, local authorities and public bodies all require some environmental input to their activities.
The programme challenges you to broaden your understanding of environmental issues in the context of your previous background and qualifications. You will have the vision to grasp the inter-disciplinary nature of the environmental issues.
Why Choose This Programme?
With increasing environmental legislation and regulation, commercial and industrial organisations, local authorities and public bodies, all require some environmental input to their activities. The environment offers opportunities to those who understand the issues involved and have a vision broad enough to grasp their inter-disciplinary nature. Thus, the programme offers students the challenge to broaden their understanding of environmental issues in the context of their previous backgrounds and qualifications.
A combination of coursework, exams and projects.
The programme is accredited by the CIWEM, CIBSE and the Energy Institute EI. Memberships of these institutions are free for students from accredited programmes. Membership of a professional institution is important for securing employment.
The programme is recognised by the Engineering Council as suitable further learning for BEng (Hons) degree graduates from an accredited degree to meet the academic requirement for CEng registration.
Graduates of this programme can expect to find work as environmental specialists within a range of sectors often related to various previous qualifications. Graduates have gone on to work for employers including regulators such as Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA), various local authorities and national and international consultancy companies including Carl Bro Group, ERS Land Regeneration and Valpack.
UK honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in energy-related discipline or another relevant subject area such as geology, development, planning, geography, zoology, economics, engineering.