Date of entry

September 2022

Teaching

We use a range of teaching methods, including:

  • lab and computing practical classes
  • seminars
  • small group discussions
  • fieldwork
  • guided independent study
  • coursework
  • lectures

Great emphasis is placed on learning through fieldwork, both independently and in group work. Throughout Level 1, special study skills sessions are given to support your transition to independent study.

Assessment

You are typically assessed 25% by exam and 75% by coursework assignments over the final two years.

Assessment types:

  • essay
  • report (lab, field)
  • problem-solving exercise
  • statistical analysis
  • spatial representation and analysis
  • blog
  • dissertation

Modules

Students take Environmental Science as part of a foundation in their first two years, with other modules being available from the BSc and MA programmes, including Geography, Sustainability, Business, Psychology, Life Sciences and Career Planning and Modern Languages.

Levels 3 and 4 include a mix of compulsory core and optional modules.

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Module code: EV11001 Credits: 20 Semester: Semester 1

Optional Modules

You need to choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

Module code: BU11004 Credits: 20 Semester: Semester 1

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Module code: EV21001 Credits: 20 Semester: Semester 1

Optional Modules

You need to choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

Module code: AG22037 Credits: 20 Semester: Semester 2

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Module code: GE31020 Credits: 15 Semester: Semester 1

Optional Modules

You need to choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

Module code: EV31004 Credits: 30 Semester: Semester 1

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Module code: EV40001 Credits: 30 Semester: Both Semester 1 and 2

Optional Modules

You need to choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

Module code: EV41006 Credits: 30 Semester: Semester 1
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