Global Change - Ecosystem Science & Policy

University College Dublin


Course Name Global Change - Ecosystem Science & Policy
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code F038
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2021/2022 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MSc Global Change: Ecosystem Science & Policy FT (F038)
16 Months

Full Time

Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 16 months full-time
Course Fee

Expand+MSc Global Change: Ecosystem Science & Policy (F038) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 8410
non EU fee per year - € 25600

***Fees are subject to change

The annual tuition fee is valid for the whole duration of this Master programm...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+This programme is intended for applicants with a Bachelor degree in an appropriate life sciences discipline, such as biology, agriculture or environmental science (including zoology, ecology, biochemistry, geology and physics). A bachelor degree (NFQ...


Expand+This unique joint international programme has been accreditated by the German agency AQAS before it commenced and has been re-accredited after 5 years.

Student Internships
This Masters programme is distinctive in that it offers students the oppor...

Course Content

Expand+MSc Global Change: Ecosystem Science & Policy
Graduate Taught (level 9 NFQ, credits 120)
The current environmental changes affect both natural ecosystems and civil societies. Global change refers to planetary-scale changes occurring in complex soci...

Subjects Taught

Expand+UCD Core Modules
ENVB40370 Data Analyses & Interpretation (On-line)

BIOL40780 Designing Global Change Research Projects

ENVB40130 Global Change Ecology

BIOL40140 Science and Policy

ENVB40040 Environmental Impact Assessment

ENVB40370 ...

Number of Credits 120
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
Graduates may pursue roles as policy advisers, scientific analysts or researchers in government, international organisations, NGOs, research institutes or consulting companies. There are also many opportunities for further st...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Florence Renou-Wilson
Contact Number:+353 (0) 1 716 2395
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