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In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

Natural sciences are a scientific branch that deals with observations, understanding and predictions of natural phenomena. It is a diverse field and includes disciplines such as biological science, physics, chemistry, Earth science and astronomy.

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University of Technology Sydney

This course is designed to enable engineers and other technical specialists to take a leadership role in the field of environmental engineering and management. The course ... [+]

The course combines a set of key subjects that contain information on the nature of environmental problems together with engineering techniques for their solution. This is supplemented by management and policy subjects to empower the engineer, or technical specialist, to lead multidisciplinary teams working in the field of environmental engineering and management. The subjects offered in this course follow an integrated approach to professional practice through compulsory professional engineering subjects, compulsory subjects relevant to environmental engineering management major, an independent graduate project and a set of electives (any engineering or IT subject, some with prior approval).... [-]

Australia Sydney
January 2020
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
UIT The Arctic University of Norway

Students may choose between three specialities; algebra, analysis/differential geometry or applied mathematics. Some of the special fields include cryptography, number th ... [+]

Programme description

Students may choose between three specialities; algebra, analysis/differential geometry or applied mathematics. Some of the special fields include cryptography, number theory, elliptic curves, algebra, differential geometry, complex analysis, non-linear waves and dynamical systems. In applied mathematics thesis topics may relate to plasma physics, optics, mathematical ecology and bioinformatics. The master's degree program comprises a master's thesis of 60 ECTS in addition to mandatory courses and a special curriculum amounting to 60 ECTS. These are dependent upon the speciality chosen.

The following disciplines are offered:

Algebra Analysis/Differential Geometry Applied Mathematics Learning outcomes ... [-]
Norway Tromsø
September 2019
Part-time
2 years
Campus
Victoria University of Wellington

Human impact, loss of biodiversity and a growing awareness of environmental change make conservation biology more important every day. ... [+]

Overview

Human impact, loss of biodiversity and a growing awareness of environmental change make conservation biology more important every day.

Linking conservation, ecology, biodiversity and sustainability, the Master of Conservation Biology is a one-year, 180-point professional Master's. You'll get the scientific expertise you need to do conservation work in New Zealand and around the world.

Wellington is an international hotspot for biodiversity and studying with the School of Biological Sciences you'll learn from world leaders in conservation practice—internationally respected scientists whose work informs the management of New Zealand’s unique biota.

Using theoretical and field-based approaches in a range of terrestrial and marine environments, you’ll explore the processes of conservation biology. Examine internationally renowned examples of conservation best practice in action, and gain skills in experimental design, the collection, and analysis of data and the presentation of research results.... [-]

New Zealand Wellington
July 2019
Part-time
12 - 24 months
Campus
University Centre of the Westfjords

Master in Coastal and Marine Management is a cross-disciplinary resource management program that focuses on coastal and marine issues and mainly draws... ... [+]

Coastal and Marine Management is an international, interdisciplinary Master's degree in the field of resource management. The programme emphasises ideas and methods from ecology, sociology, economics and business studies. Students completing the programme have knowledge of the diverse and valuable resources of the coast and the sea, understand their current condition, and have gathered tools and expertise to drive the sustainable use of marine resources.

The course language, including all teaching, is English. The University Centre of the Westfjords offers this programme in co-operation with the University of Akureyri. Teaching takes place in Ísafjörður.

Entry requirementsThe main condition for acceptance is that applicants have completed a Bachelor's degree; whether a BA, BSc or BEd. Emphasis is placed on the applicant justifying their reasons and explaining how they hope to link the programme to their previous education and experience. An application form is available, in both electronic and pdf format, on the University Centre website.... [-]

Iceland Ísafjörður
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Part-time
18 - 24 months
Campus
University of Trieste

The course aims to provide postgraduate students with a solid scientific preparation and excellent practical skills in frontier fields of Physical Sciences. ... [+]

Learning Outcomes

The course aims to provide postgraduate students with a solid scientific preparation and excellent practical skills in frontier fields of Physical Sciences. The course offers training in experimental analysis and the use of modern technologies and devices combined with in-depth study of theoretical elements and mathematical and computing techniques, which will enable postgraduates to carry out scientific research in complete autonomy and to develop problem solving skills that they will be able to apply in highly qualified jobs or in further studies, if they wish to enter the world of research or to improve their professional stance (i.e. Ph.D., Specialisation Schools where Physics is important).... [-]

Italy Trieste
October 2019
Part-time
2 years
Campus
University of Nottingham - Faculty of Social Sciences

These programmes enable you to conduct in-depth research into a science, technological or social science focused aspect of geography. ... [+]

Overview

These programmes enable you to conduct in-depth research into a science, technological or social science focused aspect of geography.

They are aimed at students who wish to focus primarily on achieving a research-based masters-level qualification.

With close support and guidance from subject-specialist academics, MRes students typically conduct in-depth research into a social science aspect of geography, while (Sc) MRes students focus on a scientific or technological aspect of geography. It may be possible to upgrade to a PhD at the discretion of the school.

You will benefit from being part of a world-leading, research-intensive school, spending time on a topic of your choice while enhancing your research skills and subject expertise.... [-]

United Kingdom Nottingham
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Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

The MPhil programme seeks to strengthen students' general background in mathematics and mathematical sciences and to expose students to the environment and scope of mathe ... [+]

Joining the Department as a postgraduate is certainly a good move. The Department maintains strong research in both pure and applied mathematics, as well as the traditional core of a Mathematics department. What makes our Department different is the equally strong research in fluid mechanics, scientific computation, and statistics.

The quality of research at the postgraduate level is reflected in the scholarly achievements of faculty members, many of whom are recognized as leading authorities in their fields. Research programmes often involve collaboration with scholars at an international level, especially in the European, North American and Chinese universities. Renowned academics also take part in the Department's regular colloquia and seminars. The faculty comprises several groups: Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Probability, and Statistics.... [-]

Hong Kong
September 2019
Part-time
2 - 4 years
Campus
Instituto Superior De Estudios Psicológicos ISEP

The Master in Neurodevelopmental Disorders trains qualified professionals, highly specialized in the diagnosis and therapeutic approach of disorders that most commonly af ... [+]

Locations: ValenciaHours: WeekendQualification: Master in Disorders of Neurodevelopment issued by ISEP

The Master in Neurodevelopmental Disorders trains qualified professionals, highly specialized in the diagnosis and therapeutic approach of disorders that most commonly affect children .

Likewise, it will offer its students exhaustive knowledge of the neurophysiological foundations of human behavior , especially child behavior. This knowledge is oriented to the development of clinical and therapeutic strategies aimed at tackling the different disorders and problems, adjusted to each specific case and to each particular situation.

The teaching team, of recognized national and international prestige, is formed by professionals dedicated to research in neurosciences and in the clinical field of children with more than 10 years of experience.... [-]

Spain Valencia
October 2019
Spanish
Part-time
Campus
INISEG Instituto Internacional de Estudios en Seguridad Global

The master's degree in Neurocriminology of Aggressive Behavior is an official degree of II livello (second level) of the Pegasus University of Italy, which gives access t ... [+]

Presentation

The master's degree in Neurocriminology of Aggressive Behavior is an official degree of II livello (second level) of the Pegasus University of Italy, which gives access to the doctorate due to its adaptation and reception to the Bologna plan and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) ).

The study of Neuro-criminology plays a crucial role both in the prevention of violence and in the diagnosis of the causes of a crime, and in the interventions necessary to carry out the reintegration of perpetrators and victims in society.

Neuro-criminology aims to apply the methodology and techniques of neuroscience studies to understand, predict, treat and even prevent violence and crime.... [-]

Spain Madrid Zamora
September 2019
Spanish
Part-time
9 months
Online
Fundación Universitaria Iberoamericana (FUNIBER)

The MA in Bioethics is an academic program aimed at training professionals specializing in the study and research in bioethics ... [+]

The MA in Bioethics is an academic program aimed at training professionals specializing in the study and research in bioethics.

The program follows a multidisciplinary study methodology from a scientific, anthropological, ethical and legal approach.

Objective:

Form specialized professionals in the bioethical field theoretical and practical level.

Specific objectives:

Train professionals in the bioethics field from a sound scientific, anthropological, ethical and legal training. Provide training of high theoretical and practical level in the bioethical field. To promote the training of specialists in the area bioethics experience managing multidisciplinary study group. ... [-]
Spain Barcelona
Open Enrollment
Part-time
2 years
Online
University of Nicosia

The purpose of the program is twofold. On the one hand, help the student to acquire deep knowledge in the field of specialization through (a) the monitoring of educationa ... [+]

Duration of study (years): 1.5 year Studies: Mathematics and Science (MEd, 1.5 years or 3 semesters) Level of Title of Study: Postgraduate (2nd Cycle of Studies) Language of instruction: Greek Study Mode: Full-time / Part-time Minimum Credits: 30 Minimum European Credit Units (ECTS): 90 Program Description

Purpose

The purpose of the program is twofold. On the one hand, help the student to acquire deep knowledge in the field of specialization through (a) the monitoring of educational courses in an advanced level, (b) study the relevant literature, and (c) interaction with Faculty and other students. On the other, the program aims at fostering research skills through (a) the monitoring of specific quantitative and qualitative research courses, (b) small scale investigations in the various courses and / or drafting Master Thesis, and (c) participation in seminars / conferences research content. In general, the overall aim of the program is to help the student to become an independent thinker and scientist educator.... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
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Greek
Part-time
3 semesters
Campus
University of Johannesburg

The primary purpose of the Master in Chemistry is to provide students with specialised advanced education and training while meeting the requirements of a specific resear ... [+]

MTech Chemistry

The primary purpose of the MTech Chemistry is to provide students with specialised advanced education and training while meeting the requirements of a specific research component so that students can master the required experimental and technological skills and necessary fieldwork competencies such as innovation, decision-making, strategic thinking and organisational skills.

A dissertation-based MTech Chemistry consists of a comprehensive study of a specialized area in the field of specialisation, reported on and submitted in the form of a dissertation at the end of the programme. The degree demands a high level of intellectual and theoretical knowledge and insight into problems related to the field of study and of critical reasoning, formulation, analysis and evaluation of a specific problem in the field of study.... [-]

South Africa Johannesburg
February 2020
Part-time
1 - 4 years
Campus
Universidade Do Vale Do Itajaí

Welcome to the site of the Graduate Program in Environmental Science and Technology (PPCTA). Here you will find the necessary information about the Master's and PhD, as w ... [+]

Master in Environmental Science and Technology

Welcome to the site of the Graduate Program in Environmental Science and Technology (PPCTA). Here you will find the necessary information about the Master's and PhD, as well as updates on the academic activities of the program.

The PPCTA enables human resources to work in the areas of teaching, research and development through knowledge-domain tools and technologies focused on the environment.

Program Objectives

The Graduate Program in Environmental Science and Technology (PPCTA) enables human resources to work in the areas of teaching, research and development through knowledge-domain-oriented tools and technologies for the environment.... [-]

Brazil Itajaí Balneário Camboriú
March 2020
Portuguese (Brazil)
Part-time
2 semesters
Campus
Universitat Rovira i Virgili

This master's degree aims to reach the second level of education in chemical engineering. Graduates will have a high ability to design products and processes related to c ... [+]

This master's degree aims to take graduates beyond their bachelor’s degree and acquire a higher level of expertise in chemical engineering. Graduates will be highly trained in designing products and processes related to chemical engineering. They will also have a strong professional grounding because their work placement and master's theses will be conducted primarily in the chemical industry (i.e. in companies and organisations outside the university).

Admission

The Master's degree is designed for graduates in Chemical Engineering or a similar field, or a University Degree that qualifies graduates to practice as Professional technical industrial engineers specialised in industrial chemistry or a similar field. It is also aimed at students who wish to work as a project leader.... [-]

Spain Tarragona
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Part-time
2 years
Campus
edX

The world is moving from using fossil resources to sustainable biobased ones. In order to be truly sustainable, alternative, biobased resources also need to be economical ... [+]

Help drive the transition from fossil sources to renewable energy ones and engineer a biobased future. By the #1 agricultural sciences university.

The world is moving from using fossil resources to sustainable biobased ones. In order to be truly sustainable, alternative, biobased resources also need to be economically viable. To be successful, corporations need to be able to navigate the challenges and opportunities in this dynamic field. This MicroMasters program is intended for those currently working in the energy, chemical and biotech industries and seeking to make a shift to more sustainable practices. It will focus on the use of chemical and biotechnological approaches for the production of energy-carriers, polymers, chemical building blocks and materials from renewable resources and waste streams.... [-]

USA Cambridge
September 2019
Part-time
24 - 40 weeks
Online