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Environmental Management with Business (BSc)

Award
Bachelor of Science
Length of course
3 years, starts September 2020
Course type
Full-time
Campus
Highfield
UCAS course code
F750

About this course

This degree focuses on industry and is ideal if you're thinking of a career in environmental management or consultancy. It aims to produce skilled, highly employable environmental graduates that are capable of contributing to a green and sustainable economy. You'll take a work placement where you can put the skills you've learned into practice, and help start your career after graduation.

This course is based in our Centre for Environmental Sciences. It combines the core areas of environmental science with the concepts of business and management.

You'll learn about:

  • core environmental processes

  • the Earth's physical, biological and chemical systems

  • pollution and sustainability

  • ethical business

  • environmental legislation

  • project management

  • environmental and business research methods

By combining the science with business, you can apply your management skills to environmental and sustainability issues. You'll also understand the social effects of scientific and numerical data.

As part of this course you can:

  • study specialist computing and geographical information systems

  • use specialist facilities including a purpose-built teaching lab

  • take field trips to local study sites

  • join our award-winning Enactus society

  • complete an independent research project for a business as part of your placement

This is a research-led course, which focuses on innovative teaching, and practical environmental and business skills. Key elements have been developed in partnership with the university's research groups, education teams and industry.

You can download the course details, including modules, in the programme specificationPDF opens in a new window (PDF, 270.17 KB).

Location and awarding body

The course location is Highfield campus in Southampton. The awarding body is University of Southampton.