Environmental Sciences - Wildlife Conservation & Management

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Environmental Sciences - Wildlife Conservation & Management
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code D027
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MSc Wildlife Conservation & Management FT (D027)
Duration: 1 Years
Attend: Full Time
Deadline: Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee MSc Wildlife Conservation & Management (D027) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 9230
nonEU fee per year - € 26400

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website. Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
Entry Requirements

Expand+- Applicants must hold hold the equivalent of a minimum Lower Second Class Honours Degree (NFQ Level 8), or international equivalent, in a Biological Science, Environmental Science, Animal Science, Equine Science or Veterinary Medicine degree program...

Comment Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes
Course Content

Expand+MSc Wildlife Conservation & Management
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)

The MSc Wildlife Conservation and Management is suitable for students who wish to undertake further studies in pursuit of a career in the agricultural and environmen...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core:
Wildlife ConservationAESC40150
Data Analysis for BiologistsAESC40180
Habitat EvaluationAESC40190
Conservation GeneticsAESC40200
One HealthAESC40360
Research Project (AESC) 2AESC40370
Human Impact on the EnvironmentAESC40390
Seminar PresentationAESC40400
Geographic Information SystemsAESC40420
Biodiversity and Ecosystem ServicesAESC40440
Literature Review (AESC)AESC40460
Practical Research SkillsAESC40470
Biological Invasions
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
There are a range of potential employment opportunities for graduates from this programme including government departments, local authorities, county councils, environmental protection agencies and a range of national and international NGOs. In addition, suitable candidates may progress to PhD study.

Graduate Roles
Environmental Consultant
Conservation Officer
Ecological Advisor
Policy Officer
Conservation Manager
Park Ranger
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Catherine Byrne
Contact Number:+353 (0)1 716 7192
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