Environmental Science

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name Environmental Science
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 65281 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Ballinode, Sligo Town
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Add on / Direct application:
Apply directly to IT Sligo (Please see Application Weblink below).
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 1 year (add-on).
Entry Requirements Candidates with a cognate level 7 degree, such as the BSc (level 7) in Environmental Protection, are eligible to apply.
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Course Content

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This course comprises the fourth year of the Level 8 BSc (Hons) in Environmental Science. Applicants should have achieved a relevant level 7 degree such as the Bachelor of Science in Environmental Protection at IT Sligo.

The Level ...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Title Credits
Advanced Geographic Information Systems 05
Work Placement 10
Research Methods 05
Environmental Legislation and Policy 05
Environmental Science Research Project Part 1 05
EMS, EIA and Planning 05

Semester 2
Title Credits
Ecological Management 05
Environmental Science Research Project Part 2 10
Resource Management 05
Energy Management 05

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- A modern campus, lots of sports facilities
- Close to Sligo town with lots of accommodation options
- A great environment, close to the sea and mountains
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Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates from this course find employment as Environmental Officers in the environment and waste divisions of local authorities, industry (food and beverage, chemical/pharmaceutical, energy production, minerals and metal, agric...

Further Enquiries Admissions Office
T: 353 (0) 71 931 8510
E: admissions@itsligo.ie
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