Applied Coastal & Marine Management

University College Cork


Course Name Applied Coastal & Marine Management
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKE39
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) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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Duration 1 year Full-time.
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Entry Requirements

1. A primary degree to at least second class honours level (2H2) (180 ECTS credits or equivalent) from a recognized third-level institution, in Geography, Geology, Environmental Sciences, Biology, Oceanography, Physics, Mathematics, Eng...

Course Content

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The programme focuses on the science (including the social sciences) of Coastal and Marine management and policy-making today. Designed and presented in close collaboration with the state-of-the-art Beaufort Institute and the Universi...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take a total of 90 credits. Part I consists of 60 credits. Part II consists of 30 credits.
Part I
• BL6016 Marine Ecology and Conservation (10 credits)
• BL6025 Innovation and Ocean Sustainability (5 credits)
• GG6501 Introduction...

Assessment Method Assessment will be through a combination of coursework (including laboratory, computer and field-based work), written exams and submission of an independently-conducted research dissertation. The proportion of marks assigned to each of these components will vary between modules.
Careers or Further Progression

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The programme aims to consolidate Cork’s position as a national, European and international hub of expertise in marine and coastal science and management. Successful completion of the MSc in Applied Coastal and Marin...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr. Kieran Hickey
00 353 21 4902274

Ms. Agnes O'Leary
00 353 21 490 2517
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