University of Aberdeen: Environmental Pollution and Remediation
|Institution||University of Aberdeen View institution profile|
|Department||School of Biological Sciences View department profile|
This degree will give you the skills to diagnose and mitigate environmental pollution issues. You will gain skills in developing risk assessments, undertaking chemical analysis and applied remediation technology. This MSc is ideally suited for students looking to gain a greater understanding of environmental science, specifically issues related to pollution and remediation. This issues will be explored at both a UK level and an international level.
Within the programme students will cover courses in environmental pollution, remediation technology, hydrocarbon risk assessment and remediation, environmental analysis, and environmental impact assessments. During these courses they will develop key skills in environmental policy, legislation, risk assessment models and chemical analysis. Students will gain a wide appreciation for the impact that different pollutants have in the environment, how these pollutants would be quantified, and strategies for there remediation. This programme will suit students looking for careers in environmental consultancy, environmental engineering, the energy sector and regulators. The programme is also suited for students looking to undertake a higher degree in environmental science.
|Level||SCQF Level 11|
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 (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.
|EU||10000 GBP for Year 1|
|England||10000 GBP for Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||10000 GBP for Year 1|
|Scotland||10000 GBP for Year 1|
|Wales||10000 GBP for Year 1|
|Channel Islands||10000 GBP for Year 1|
|International||21000 GBP for Year 1|
University of Aberdeen
School of Biological Sciences
Nature on our doorstep
At the School of Biological Sciences, we are recognised internationally for our expertise in zoology, marine biology, plant and soil science, physiology, ecology and conservation. This is because our teaching is delivered by world-class experts and because we make the most of our fantastic location. To the west of Aberdeen is the UK’s largest national park and to the east and north there are diverse natural marine habitats.
Our programmes are cutting-edge and forward looking enhanced by significant contributions from staff of leading research laboratories located in Aberdeen, …View Profile
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