Title name: Master's Degree in Environmental Engineering (2nd ed)
Knowledge branch: Engineering and Architecture
Center where it is taught: Higher Technical School of Engineering Rúa Lope Gómez de Marzoa s / n. South Campus 15782 Santiago de Compostela
Date of authorization for the implementation of the title by the Xunta de Galicia: Decree 51/2006 of March 23 (DOG 03/28/2006)
Date of publication in the BOE: 12/09/2011
Date of the last accreditation: 04/30/2015
Responsible for the title:
Title coordinator: Omil Prieto, Francisco
Teaching conditions:Offer periodicity: annual
Type of teaching: Face-to-face
Study regime: full tempo / partial tempo
Languages of use: Spanish Galician EnglishInteruniversity degree:
Coordinating University:University of Santiago de CompostelagoalsThe basic objective of the degree is the training of competent professionals whose specific mission is the prevention of environmental damage, the protection of the environment and the advancement of environmental quality in the face of problems such as the unsustainable consumption of resources, generation of waste , contamination of water, air and soil, for which basic training is necessary to allow them to design, project and execute works and facilities, improve processes, and provide possible solutions applicable to real environmental problems.
General CompetencesIdentify and formulate environmental problems
Plan, design, and project solutions, whether they be management models, works or facilities to avoid and solve the aforementioned problems.
Execute the construction or installation corresponding to said solutions.
Exploit, maintain and manage environmental works, facilities or services.SaidasThis master's degree is defined within the framework of the European Higher Education Area as a master's degree with a professional profile.
The professional profile of the Environmental Engineer is to have as a specific mission the prevention of environmental damage, the protection of the environment and the advancement of environmental quality against its pluses and minuses such as the unsustainable consumption of resources, generation of waste, contamination of water, air and soil, for which basic training is necessary that allows you to design, project and execute works and facilities, improve processes, and provide possible solutions applicable to real environmental problems.
1. Based on what is stated in the previous section, the professional fields in which they are expected to carry out their activity will be:Construction companies and environmental facilities
Environmental services companies (management, exploitation and control)
Public bodies with responsibilities in the environment
Risk prevention and environment departments
R + D + I centers in the area of Environmental Engineering. Training and Teaching.2. The positions to perform will be:Managers and technicians in industry, engineering, administration and services.
Free exercise of the profession.