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BSc (Hons)Environmental Science

Northumbria University
United Kingdom, Newcastle
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Overview

From the impacts of our changing climate, the quality of the air we breathe and the water we drink, to the challenges of dealing with our waste and meeting the competing demands on our natural spaces, environmental issues impact on us all.

This highly current degree examines topics such as ecology and conservation; sustainable development; resources, energy and waste management and pollution control in both developing and developed countries. You will combine theory, leading edge research and practical experience in order to find workable solutions to current and future environmental problems.

Programme structure

Your course in brief

Year 1

Year one is entirely core to give you a powerful and thorough foundation in Environmental Science.

Year 2

Your modules will specialise dependent on whether you choose the IEMA, CIEEM or joint pathway.

Year 3

There is an optional placement year where you can complete a 12 month placement and gain work experience should you wish to do so.

Year 4

You will apply your specialist expertise to tackle real world problems and carry out a research dissertation on a subject of your choice

Career opportunities

With environmental issues a key topic across the world, there is a demand for those with the environmental science knowledge and experience this course provides, making this Environmental Science BSc an ideal springboard to a career in this arena.

Not only will you graduate from this accredited degree with a wealth of knowledge and practical experience, but with solid research skills, and transferable skills such as independent learning, team working and current experience.

You will be able to hit the ground running in careers such as environmental management, waste management, pollution control, urban regeneration, , conservation, overseas development or environmental education.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States