Máster en Gestión del Carbón Aplicada (Campus de Dumfries) MScar$ 88.970,00
El Máster en Gestión del Carbón Aplicada le brinda la oportunidad de convertirse en un especialista en la gestión sostenible del carbón, ayudando a organizaciones e instituciones a luchar contra el calentamiento global.
- This programme is based in Dumfries, south-west Scotland, it is offered as a result of an unique partnership between the University of Glasgow and the Crichton Carbon Centre.
- The Dumfries Campus is ideally situated to make an important contribution to the international agenda for tackling climate change: it is close to natural carbon sinks, relevant non-government organisations and renewable energy companies.
- There are a number of scholarships and work placement opportunities available.
- You will have excellent employment prospects in a variety of highly interesting and rewarding roles, as well as opportunities to progress to doctoral study.
- MSc: 12 months full-time; 24 months part-time.
Teaching is through a combination of lectures, seminars, projects, study trips and fieldwork. At as a graduate of the programme you will
- be able to demonstrate an understanding of the conceptual and methodological bases for conducting high-quality investigations in the context of carbon management
- be able to analyse the ethical considerations relevant to carbon management in an occupational or professional context
- be able to apply the tools employed for tackling greenhouse gas emissions
- be able to evaluate the effectiveness of different strategies employed to tackle greenhouse gas emissions
- have the knowledge and technical ability to assess and advise on carbon management.
Content Core courses
- Carbon auditing and management
- Climate, carbon and change
- Theory and principles of sustainability
- Environmental ethics and behavioural change.
- Climate change: impacts on ecology
- Sustainable Buildings
- Environmental economics
- Sustainable energy technologies
- Tourism sustainability and climate change
- Policies for sustainability and development
Other optional courses are available.
You will also complete either a work placement project or dissertation.
As a graduate you will be able to pursue careers such as carbon management, energy conservation and carbon auditing with environmental consultancies, private companies and governmental agencies.
You will also be well prepared for an academic career in this field.
Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject unless otherwise specified.
If your first language is not English, the University sets a minimum English Language proficiency level.
Scholarships Student Award Agency for Scotland (SAAS)
Eligible (Scottish domiciled and EU) full-time or part-time students who have accepted a postgraduate place on the programme can apply directly to Student Award Agency for Scotland (SAAS) for a loan to cover up to £3400 towards their tuition fees.
MSc Applied Carbon Management Scholarships
The MSc in Applied Carbon Management currently has two dedicated scholarships, equivalent of the Home/EU fees, for the best applicants, and a bursary which makes a contribution to the fees. This funding is organised through the Crichton Carbon Centre - further information can be obtained from the Crichton Carbon Centre (email firstname.lastname@example.org )
Two RSK Scholarships
The RSK Group is an environmental consultancy firm with staff across 39 strategic locations in the UK, Europe, The Gulf and Caspian regions. RSK has been supporting this MSc since 2008 in the form of financial assistance to top achieving students. These scholarships cover the full Home/EU fees.
Scottish and Southern Energy offers a bursary which contributes to the fees; the successful student will also have the opportunity to undertake a work placement project with the organisation, if they are suitable. SSE will be involved in the selection process for the the recipient of this bursary (please note that this may not occur until after teaching has started in September each year).
Kazakhstan Scholarship: £2000 fee discount
The University of Glasgow will apply a £2000 discount to the international fees for this one year full-time postgraduate taught masters programme for entry in September 2012. The discount will be applied at registration. No additional application is required. This scholarship is available to students from Kazakhstan only and cannot be combined with other scholarships offered by the University of Glasgow. Contact: email@example.com