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Environmental Dynamics

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - winner of the 'Postgraduate' category at the WhatUni? Student Choice Awards 2017. Swansea is a research-led University and the Department makes a significant contribution, meaning that as a Postgraduate Geography Student you will benefit from the knowledge and skills of internationally renowned academics. The Department's research groups are involved in a number of projects including: Advancing application of stable isotopes in tree rings as indicators of climate/environmental change; Quantification of the past and future contribution of glaciers and ice sheets to Sea level rise; Understanding the response of the biosphere to variations in climate; Understanding international migration patterns and processes associated with both forced migration and labour migration and 'mixed flows'; Cities and Urban Theory - with a focus on the interface between Human Geography and Continental Philosophy, especially with respect to deconstruction, structuralism and poststructuralism.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper second class Honours degree or equivalent in geography or a related field. IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Assessment methods

The first part shall take the form of a thesis embodying the methods and results of the research project. All theses should be presented in accordance with the University's Guide to the Submission and Presentation of a Thesis for Research Students.

The second part shall take the form of an oral examination (viva voce).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc (Res) Full-time July 2018 15,750 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time July 2018 4,195 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2019 16,550 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2019 4,260 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2018 16,550 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time April 2019 16,550 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2018 4,260 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time April 2019 4,260 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2019 8,300 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time April 2019 8,300 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2019 2,130 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time April 2019 2,130 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2018 8,300 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2018 2,130 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time July 2018 7,850 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time July 2018 2,097 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years

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