MA/MPhil/MSc in Environmental Management (Lectured)

General

Program Description

The coursework Master’s in Environmental Management consists of three modules. Full-time students and part-time students follow theory Modules 1 and 2 during the first and second semesters of the first study year. Research Module 3 must, in both cases, be completed at the end of the study, as specified above.

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Admission requirements:

An Honors Degree in Geography or Environmental Management or any relevant equivalent Honours degree is required

Duration of program:

The duration of the tutored Master’s is a maximum of 18 months (three semesters) for full-time students and 2 years for part-time students.

Full-time students and part-time students follow Modules 1 and 2 during the first and second semesters of the first study year. Module 3 must, in both cases, be completed at the end of the study, as specified above.

Contact details:

Name: Ms. Marcel Scott / Tel: 011 559 2433 / Email: mscott@uj.ac.za

Last updated May 2020

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Vibrant, multicultural and dynamic, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) shares the pace and energy of cosmopolitan Johannesburg, the city whose name it carries. Proudly South African, the university is alive down to its African roots, and well-prepared for its role in actualising the potential that higher education holds for the continent’s development. Read less