Sustainable Resource Management - Policy & Practice

University of Galway


Course Name Sustainable Resource Management - Policy & Practice
Course Provider University of Galway
Alternative Provider(s) University of Limerick
Course Code 81856 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Apply online at Follow the links for postgraduate study, Faculty of Science and Engineering.
Application Date CLOSING DATE: See course website.

COURSE INSTANCE(S): N/A. Apply online at Follow the links for postgraduate study, Faculty of Science and Engineering.
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Duration 1 year, full-time.
Course Fee

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Financial Support Grants
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Tax Relief
Full- and part-time students may be entitled to tax relief on tuition fees. Applications for tax relief on course fees paid must be made using an application form available from the Revenue Commissioners. See The maximum amount of tax relief on tuition fees is €7,000 per annum.
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
At least a Second Class Honours primary degree (QQI Level 8) in an appropriate discipline, or a professional or other equivalent qualification recognised by both UL and NUI Galway. Appropriate disciplines include environmental sciences; engineering or geography; biological sciences; and ecology and earth sciences. Mature students with relevant experience are most welcome to apply. Applicants may be required to attend for interview.
Number of Places 15
Course Summary

Expand+This novel course is a multidisciplinary approach to environmental sustainability devised by University of Galway and the University of Limerick (UL). The course meets the needs of those graduates with continued interest in a sustainability-based tau...

Course Content

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Semester 1 comprises four modules taught in NUI Galway: Ecosystem Assessment (10 ECTS); Biodiversity and Conservation (5 ECTS); Environment and Human Health (5 ECTS); and Environmental Problems and Solutions (10 ECTS).

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Careers or Further Progression

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Opportunities exist within the green economy as governments, NGOs and corporations must work to meet environmental targets set under international obligations. Graduates work in the following areas: industry-based environmental...

Further Enquiries CONTACT
Dr Caitríona Carlin
T: +353 91 493 863
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