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University of Edinburgh (Edinburgh)

, UK

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MSc Environmental Sustainability

Specialzation:

Department:
School of GeoSciences
Degree Type:
Masters
Website:
http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/geosciences/postgraduate/masters-programme/taught-masters/environment-sustainability
Language:
English
Description:

The MSc in Environmental Sustainability explores questions such as:

How can we improve the situation of the world's poor without threatening the ecological processes that support human well-being?
How should we restructure our economy and energy systems to combat climate change?
What policies foster sustainability?
How can the transition to more sustainable lifestyles be encouraged?

The programme encourages you to link knowledge from different disciplines to gain a holistic view of sustainability and how it can be achieved. It will equip you to work effectively in a wide range of roles in environmental consultancy, government, NGOs, or education.

You will typically have a background in a social science or a natural science subject, including strong skills in critical thinking and writing in English, developed through your undergraduate or professional experience.

Keywords:
sustainability , environment


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