Postgraduate Courses

MSc Sustainability and Behaviour Change

Immerse yourself in examining sustainability and behaviour change theories at all levels: personal, organisational, community, institutional and governmental, drawing on theories of behavioural science and social and systems models.

This course is subject to validation and new for 2019.

MSc Sustainability and Ecology

Gain a scientific understanding of the issues surrounding the protection and rehabilitation of nature whilst maintaining essential or useful ecosystem services.

This course is subject to validation and new for 2019.

MSc Green Building

Studying Green Building with us, you will develop a deep understanding and confidence around sustainable design principles and sustainable materials, their regulatory and legal requirements and their practical use.

This course is subject to validation and new for 2019.

MArch: Sustainable Architecture Part II

This course is designed for architecture students who already have Part 1 exemption and who wish to study for the Part 2 examination whilst developing an appropriate philosophical approach to design through the specialism of environment and energy.

Validated by the University of East London and the Architects Registration Board.

MSc Sustainable Food and Natural Resources

MSc Sustainable Food and Natural Resources will give students a deep understanding of the core concepts of sustainability and what constitutes resilience to environmental change.

MSc Sustainability in Energy Provision and Demand Management

This new degree examines sustainable energy provision, the science and engineering behind such energy provision, global and local energy markets, energy and resource management, and the role of actors across scales in achieving energy security and sustainability.

Subject to validation by the University of East London.

 

MSc Sustainability and Adaptation

MSc Sustainability and Adaptation has a starting point of sustainability which then opens up to optional modules, allowing students to tailor the course to match their desired learning outcomes. Students pick modules from a pool of sustainability subjects such as energy movement through buildings, materials and practical building projects, land use, planning, political and economic impact of climate change and renewable technologies.

 

MSc Sustainability and Adaptation in the Built Environment

MSc Sustainability and Adaptation in the Built Environment focuses on the micro element of buildings, specifically asking how buildings can be made sustainable and how they can be designed to take account of the effects of climate change. Subjects covered include energy movement through buildings, materials and the practical aspects of sustainable building.

 

MSc Sustainability and Adaptation Planning

MSc Sustainability and Adaptation Planning focuses on the broader environmental issues of climate change within the built environment. The course specifically looks into land use, planning, policy making, cities and communities and the complexities of managing these elements on a political, social and economic level.

 

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Masters levels modules are a great way to develop your knowledge and skills. We offer a range of postgraduate qualifications available starting from just over £1000.

 

Short Courses

The Centre for Alternative Technology also offers a variety of short residential courses covering a range of sustainability issues including renewable energy, environmentally friendly building techniques, and water and sanitation solutions.

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