Environmental Protection

ATU - Sligo Campuses


Course Name Environmental Protection
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 103348 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Qualification Letters PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller listing of programmes for January.

For confirmation on start dates check www.itsligo.ie/online
Application Date

Expand+Applications for online programmes are accepted on the atu sligo website.

All programmes advertised will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller ...

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Expand+2 years part-time

Delivery Method: Online

On-Campus Attendance
There is one (occasionally two) workshop per subject. The workshops take place on a Friday and Saturday.

Most of our online courses have about 2-3 hours of live lectures per w...

Course Fee Total Fees: €4,500
Entry Requirements Participants must have one of the following academic qualifications:

1. Hold an honours degree (L8) in science or engineering awarded by a recognised degree awarding body or,

2. Hold a relevant ordinary degree (L7) in science or engineering and have obtained a minimum of three years relevant postqualification experience
Course Content

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Accredited by Chartered Institute of Water and Environmental Management.

Environmental protection is one of the disciplines where there is a steady demand for skilled professionals. It is an excellent area to pursue in further educat...

Subjects Taught

Expand+There are six, 10 credit subjects on the Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Protection. Each subject takes three months to complete. The subjects are offered consecutively; three subjects per academic year.

The six subjects take two years to c...

Assessment Method

Expand+The subjects Waste Management and Resource Efficiency, Energy Systems and Management, Water Resource Management, Air and Noise Management are examined by continuous assessment and by a final written examination which account for 50% and 50% respect...

Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
You will be qualified to work in areas such as environmental management, enforcement, waste management, energy management, wastewater treatment, noise and air quality and research and development. The career opportunities in thi...

Further Enquiries Further Information
Course Co-ordinator:
Margaret Savage

Online Student Advisor
Mary Nicholson
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