Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Management

Product type
Logo The Open University

Need more information? Get more details on the site of the provider.

Description

Course Code: E79 Course Level: Postgraduate Subject Area: Environment and Development Course Qualification: Diploma This course is available for study in: Globally

What you will learn

This postgraduate diploma course is part of the environmental management postgraduate programme and is designed to help you meet the challenges of environmental management in the context of sustainable development.

The diploma is designed to meet the needs of specialists, managers and the public for postgraduate level environmental education. Whatever your background, this course will widen your knowledge of the environment and develop your skills in making informed decisions about environ…

Read the complete description

Frequently asked questions

There are no frequently asked questions yet. If you have any more questions or need help, contact our customer service.

Course Code: E79 Course Level: Postgraduate Subject Area: Environment and Development Course Qualification: Diploma This course is available for study in: Globally

What you will learn

This postgraduate diploma course is part of the environmental management postgraduate programme and is designed to help you meet the challenges of environmental management in the context of sustainable development.

The diploma is designed to meet the needs of specialists, managers and the public for postgraduate level environmental education. Whatever your background, this course will widen your knowledge of the environment and develop your skills in making informed decisions about environmental issues - at work, in your community or at home.

Read more detailed information about the learning outcomes, and how they are acquired through teaching, learning and assessment methods.

Time required and cost

To achieve the Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Management you must successfully gain 120 credits. We recommend that you study not more than 60 credits in one year. The course typically takes two years to complete based on 12-16 hours of study each week. There is no time limit for completing the courses in this programme, but we cannot guarantee that the same selection of modules will continue to be available.

For details on module cost please see the table at the bottom of this page. The total cost of the course depends on the modules studied. As a guide the total fee for 2012/13 academic year was from £6985 to £7580.

NB: Prices and course shown below are subject to change.

Career impact

Our environmental management programme is for people who are interested in designing, managing and participating in more effective environmental management processes.

Students on our environmental management programme are drawn from industry, commerce, local government, consultancies, non-governmental organisations and communities. They include people already involved in environmental management and those who wish to be – both personally and professionally.

This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge necessary to work in this expanding sector, as you can select modules that are most relevant to your interests and career aspirations.

Key dates

Please see the tables shown at the bottom of this page.

Entry requirements

To study for this postgraduate diploma you must hold a bachelors degree from a UK university or other recognised degree-awarding body, or a course at equivalent level. If you do not have a degree you need to be adequately prepared for postgraduate study.

You will also need to be proficient in English, to an IELTS standard of 6.0. If you are unsure you will be able to take a free English test as part of the registration process.

Classification of course

On successful completion of the required modules you can be awarded a Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Management entitling you to use the letters Pg Dip Env Mgmt (Open) after your name.

You may continue your studies and add a further 60 credits to your diploma to gain an MSc Environmental Management.

Credits

For information on Credits, click here.

Regulations

As a student of The Open University, you should be aware of the following regulations:

  • Student Regulations
  • Module Regulations
  • General Qualification Regulations
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Management.
There are no reviews yet.

Share your review

Do you have experience with this course? Submit your review and help other people make the right choice. As a thank you for your effort we will donate £1.- to Stichting Edukans.

There are no frequently asked questions yet. If you have any more questions or need help, contact our customer service.