Distance learning Master's Degree in Natural Sciences

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Natural Sciences

A Masters degree gives you the opportunity to either further your understanding of a particular question or take off in a completely different way using skills you have gained from your previous undergraduate degree.

Natural sciences programs can allow students to explore occurrences in nature through observation, prediction and experiments. Various topics may be touched upon, and students may specialize in areas such as biology, ecology, astronomy, physics, chemistry and Earth science.

Distance education or distance learning is a way of delivering education and instruction, often on an individual basis, to students who are not physically present on campus.

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MSc Sustainability and Adaptation in the Built Environment

Centre for Alternative Technology
Campus or Online Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Machynlleth + 1 more

The MSc in Sustainability and Adaptation in the Built Environment (SABE) focuses on sustainable building and environmental [+]

Best Distance learning Masters in Natural Sciences 2018. Masters in Environmental Building Climate change poses two key challenges to modern architecture: how can buildings be made sustainable, and how can they be designed to take account of the effects of climate change? This masters degree faces these challenges through a unique combination of academic study with hands-on practical work, giving you the knowledge, skills and experience you need to develop an environmental career in the built environment sector. The course uses the concepts of sustainability and adaptation transformation to frame an understanding of the built environment at the community and individual buildings level. Key building issues covered by the course include: energy management and low energy design, sustainable materials, environmental performance assessment and energy provision. Students may further pursue interests in urban design, communities, ecology, water, ecological sanitation, politics and economics. How is the course taught? Our MSc programme is taught either by distance learning or through residential blocks in one of the most imaginative environmental buildings in the UK, or in a mixture of the two. What qualification will you receive? Successful completion of the programme MSc Sustainability and Adaptation in the Built Environment at the Centre for Alternative Technology leads to the award of Master of Science (MSc) by UEL. Modules include - Sustainability and adaptation concepts and planning - Ecosystem Services, Land use and Water and Waste Management - Adaptation Transformation Politics and Economics - Cities and Communities - Energy Flows in Buildings – Parts A and... [-]

Master Flavor & Fragrance Industry

Université Côte d’Azur (UCA)
Campus or Online Full time 2 years September 2018 France Nice

The aim of this 2-year Master’s degree is to train tomorrow’s flavor and fragrance professionals in innovation and industry-specific expertise. The program, based in Grasse, offers an innovative interdisciplinary program, and fosters skill development in different fields such as law, marketing, and science. [+]

Flavor & Fragrance Industry Key Elements of the Program

Two year program 100% English trackTwo 6-month internships (one in France, and one international) Fees: €4000/year

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The aim of this 2-year Master’s degree is to train tomorrow’s flavor and fragrance professionals in innovation and industry-specific expertise. The program, based in Grasse, offers an innovative interdisciplinary program with a major-minor structure, and fosters skill development in different fields such as law, marketing, and science.

Grasse is the global capital of perfumes, and hosts all aspects of the flavor and fragrance industry, such as the cultivation of aromatic and medicinal plants, and the transformation and creation of fragrances and essences. The industry generates approximately 3000 jobs in the region.... [-]


Master in Geological Engineering

Technical University of Ostrava
Campus or Online Full time 2 weeks September 2018 Czech Republic Ostrava

The study in this field is predominantly focused on the education of the engineers in applied geology (hydrology, engineering geology, technical mineralogy and petrography, environmental geochemistry, economy geology, drilling exploration and applied geophysics). [+]

Best Distance learning Masters in Natural Sciences 2018. Study Branch Geological Engineering Branch Profile The study in this field is predominantly focused on the education of the engineers in applied geology (hydrology, engineering geology, technical mineralogy and petrography, environmental geochemistry, economy geology, drilling exploration and applied geophysics). Theoretical as well as practical parts of the education are targeted at implementing, managing, organizing and assessing of all kinds of geological operations. The core of the study concentrates on the analysis of geological phenomena, assessment of economic and ecological aspects of geological activities, mining and industrial utilizations, application of computer technologies and geoinformatics. Key Learning Outcomes Knowledge Theoretical as well as practical parts of the education are targeted at implementing, managing, organizing and assessing of all kinds of geological operations. The core of the study concentrates on the analysis of geological phenomena, assessment of economic and ecological aspects of geological activities, mining and industrial utilizations, application of computer technologies and geoinformatics. Skills Graduates are able to solve individually wide complex of geological and geoscience problems with utilization theory, concepts a methodology concern also problematic of related technical and geoscience fields. General Competencies Graduates are to decide individually in relation to new and varying circumstances, so as take into account wide social consequences. Occupational Profiles of Graduates Master studies is designed first of all for graduates of bachelor studies of geology, mining and geography. The Master's level focuses on gaining a deeper knowledge of applied geology. The basic study is accompanied by a... [-]

Master's Degree In Computational Mathematics

Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)
Campus or Online Full time 1 - 4 years September 2018 Spain Castellón

The overall aim of the course is to train in Computational Mathematics, a comprehensive and integrated manner, professionals in the field of mathematical modeling of problems in the industry and company. The profile is entitled versatile, combining a solid mathematical basis with an excellent technical background in computer science and is prepared for the use of sophisticated tools with the ability of a mathematical abstraction. [+]

The overall aim of the course is to train in Computational Mathematics, a comprehensive and integrated manner, professionals in the field of mathematical modeling of problems in the industry and company. The profile is entitled versatile, combining a solid mathematical basis with an excellent technical background in computer science and is prepared for the use of sophisticated tools with the ability of a mathematical abstraction. Has ability to lead consultants, financial and industrial consulting, computer centers, etc.. Also, depending on the specialty chosen, you will be able to research in pure and applied mathematics and computer science, or to follow a career path in the company. Coordination: Vicente Martinez and Manuel Sanchis. Department of Mathematics. UJI. Number of credits: 60 ECTS credits Duration: one academic year (October 2017 / July 2018) Method: face / distance (October 2017 / June 2018) Language of teaching: Spanish Price: pending publication (2016: € 46.20 / credit) [-]