• Loughborough University London Featured Masters Courses
  • Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University Featured Masters Courses
  • Ulster University Featured Masters Courses
  • Loughborough University Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Leeds Featured Masters Courses
  • Arden University Featured Masters Courses
  • Queen Mary University of London Featured Masters Courses
  • Goldsmiths, University of London Featured Masters Courses
De Montfort University Featured Masters Courses
Queen’s University Belfast Featured Masters Courses
Queen’s University Belfast Featured Masters Courses
Queen’s University Belfast Featured Masters Courses
Northumbria University Featured Masters Courses

Environment, Culture and Society


Course Description

This is a degree aimed at those who want to engage critically, practically and creatively with global and local environmental problems through different disciplinary lenses. The course brings together theories, methods and insights from the social and environmental sciences and applies these to contemporary environmental issues, debates and controversies.

Students are encouraged to take a range of social and natural science modules offered by the Department of Sociology, the Law School and Lancaster Environment Centre (LEC) and will acquire the skills to navigate, interpret and combine these different ways of knowing the environment. There is a strong emphasis on participatory and engaged research, making insights count in engagement with communities and policymakers.

Modules
Compulsory modules:
• Theories and Debates in Environment and Culture
• Methods in Science and Technology Studies
• Independent Research Dissertation

Optional modules:
Choose four; options may vary from year to year
• Capitalism and Crisis
• Climate Change and Society
• Ecology, Conservation and Culture
• Food Security, Agriculture and Climate Change
• Geological hazards
• International Environmental Law
• Mobilities, Society and Change
• Perspectives on Environment and Development
• The Social Life of Science and Technology: Theories and Debates
• The Rights of Peoples, Minorities and Indigenous Peoples

Visit the Environment, Culture and Society page on the Lancaster University website for more details!

Entry Requirements

An upper second class honours degree, or its equivalent, in a relevant social science

Last Updated

25 October 2016

Course Fees

£7,250 per year (UK/EU), £15,500 per year (Overseas)


Email Enquiry

Recipient: Lancaster University

Insert previous message below for editing? 
You haven’t included a message. Providing a specific message means universities will take your enquiry more seriously and helps them provide the information you need.
Why not add a message here
* required field
Send a copy to me for my own records.

Your enquiry has been emailed successfully




Cookie Policy    X