Master's Degree in Environmental Studies in Portugal

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Environmental Studies

A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.

 

The goal of an environmental studies program is to prepare students to solve environmental issues. This may include working in the government to create new laws and policies, working in the legal system to fight for environmental causes or working in the field to protect natural resources.

 

 

Portugal, officially the Portuguese Republic, is a country located in Southwestern Europe, on the Iberian Peninsula. Portugal is 900 years old, and even though it has a relatively small area, it played a crucial role in world history. Universidade do Porto is most popular by foreigners which consist of 11% international students.

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Master in Water and Coastal Management

University of Algarve
Campus 2 years October 2018 Portugal Faro

The program main goals are: Development of a structured and integrated cooperation in Marine and Environmental Sciences Higher Education; Improve and promote worldwide the European High Education Level in the field of Water and Coastal Management; Join resources and fill gaps between field studies, the academia, the governance bodies and economic agents; Promote an interdisciplinary advanced training and education in order to create skills and competencies to the future generation of researchers and managers in Water and Coastal Management; Promotes students and teachers mobility in the context of MSc program. [+]

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The program main goals are: Development of a structured and integrated cooperation in Marine and Environmental Sciences Higher Education; Improve and promote worldwide the European High Education Level in the field of Water and Coastal Management; Join resources and fill gaps between field studies, the academia, the governance bodies and economic agents; Promote an interdisciplinary advanced training and education in order to create skills and competencies to the future generation of researchers and managers in Water and Coastal Management; Promotes students and teachers mobility in the context of MSc program.

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Master in Ecohydrology

University of Algarve
Campus 2 years October 2018 Portugal Faro

The master in Ecohydrology aims to create specialists with a transdisciplinary vision of global water issues, including ecosystem functioning, understanding of the pressures on aquatic ecosystems under global changes and that are able to develop and to implement sustainable solutions for restoration of aquatic ecosystems. [+]

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The master in Ecohydrology aims to create specialists with a transdisciplinary vision of global water issues, including ecosystem functioning, understanding of the pressures on aquatic ecosystems under global changes and that are able to develop and to implement sustainable solutions for restoration of aquatic ecosystems. Graduates from the master in Ecohydrology will be able to develop their professional activities in research institutes, universities and public or private institutions or companies dealing with water resources and management.

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Master in Marine and Coastal Systems

University of Algarve
Campus 2 years October 2018 Portugal Faro

The Marine and Coastal Systems master programme (MaCS – SIMCO) integrates knowledge using an interdisciplinary approach. It focuses on the study of processes operating within the coastal and marine systems, subject to complex geological, physical, chemical, biological and social forcings. [+]

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The Marine and Coastal Systems master programme (MaCS – SIMCO) integrates knowledge using an interdisciplinary approach. It focuses on the study of processes operating within the coastal and marine systems, subject to complex geological, physical, chemical, biological and social forcings.

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Master in Management of Forest Resources

Polytechnic Institute Of Bragança
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Bragança

This master program is fully lectured in English and its main goal is to provide technological training with a rather strong professional approach. [+]

Program Description

This master program is fully lectured in English and its main goal is to provide technological training with a rather strong professional approach. This master program confers competences in specialized areas of the forest sector: breeding, hunting, fishing, forestry, forest grazing, forest protection, afforestation in urban areas, forest certification, biomass and carbon sequestration, tourism and recreational nature, reclamation and cartographic modeling. It is focused on the management of spaces with forest vocation and rehabilitation of sustainable forest land use. This study cycle is lectured in cooperation with CIMO (The Mountain Research Centre, www.cimo.esa.ipb.pt), a Research & Development unit of the Portuguese Science and Technology Foundation (FCT).... [-]


Master's degree in environmental education and sustainability

Instituto Politécnico de Viseu – Escola Superior de Educação (ESEV)
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Viseu

The Masters in Environmental Education and Sustainability course lasts for four semesters (starting in September of each year). It is aimed at holders of a degree or equivalent; holders of a foreign academic degree conferred following a 1st cycle of studies organized according to the Bologna Process by a State adhering to this process; holders of a foreign academic degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of the licenciado degree by the Scientific Council of ESEV; Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum that is recognized as attesting the capacity to accomplish this cycle of studies by the Scientific Council of ESEV. [+]

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The Masters in Environmental Education and Sustainability course lasts for four semesters (starting in September of each year). It is aimed at holders of a degree or equivalent; holders of a foreign academic degree conferred following a 1st cycle of studies organized according to the Bologna Process by a State adhering to this process; holders of a foreign academic degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of the licenciado degree by the Scientific Council of ESEV; Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum that is recognized as attesting the capacity to accomplish this cycle of studies by the Scientific Council of ESEV. The fundamental objectives of the course:... [-]


Master in quality, environment and prl

IMF Business School Portugal
Online Part time 720 hours Open Enrollment Portugal Portugal Online

This course allows the student to prepare to evaluate the risks derived from work activities, stations and facilities, in the field of safety, hygiene, ergonomics and applied psychosociology. The program is focused on learning criteria for the implementation of preventive and corrective measures applicable by the company to reduce, eliminate or control production failures. [+]

The Master in Integrated Management of Prevention, Quality and Environment of the IMF Business School is one of the great references in Spain in the scope of Quality Management, Environment and Prevention of Occupational Risks (safety at work).

This course allows the student to prepare to evaluate the risks derived from work activities, stations and facilities, in the field of safety, hygiene, ergonomics and applied psychosociology. The program is focused on learning criteria for the implementation of preventive and corrective measures applicable by the company to reduce, eliminate or control production failures.

At IMF, we want to join the Master in Quality, Environment and PRL with the great experience of professionals with several years of professional life in the scope of prevention, quality and environment.... [-]


Master in environmental management

IMF Business School Portugal
Online Part time 720 hours Open Enrollment Portugal Portugal Online

The Master in Environmental Management of the IMF, seeks to train professionals who respond to the increase in demand that has occurred in recent years in organizations and companies in the area of ​​environment. [+]

The Master in Environmental Management of the IMF, seeks to train professionals who respond to the increase in demand that has occurred in recent years in organizations and companies in the area of ​​environment.

The reality that we live in, in a world where resources are scarce, contamination, loss of biodiversity, desertification, among many other problems that need immediate action, we can see that there is a forgetfulness of the protection and management of the environment.

Society is increasingly aware of sustainability and protection of the environment, and as a consequence, the number of companies that recognize the need for an internal and effective view on the environment is increasing. Companies, organizations and institutions have to comply with standards regarding domestic production, current legislation and public opinion. ... [-]