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Glasgow Caledonian University

Environmental Management

UCAS Code: FN82

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Entry requirements


A level

B,C,C

plus GCSE English and Maths at C

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

24

points must include Maths

Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)

H1,H2,H3,H3

plus English and Maths at Ordinary Level O2

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

MMM

For Year 1 Entry: Level 3 Extended Diploma at MMM For Year 2 Entry: Level 3 Extended Diploma in Built Environment/Countryside Management subject at DDM

Scottish HNC

Pass

For Year 2 Entry: 15 credit HNC in a Built Environment subject or HNC Social Sciences with A in the Graded Unit

Scottish Higher

A,B,B,B

plus Nat 5 English and Maths at C

UCAS Tariff

104-114

We’ve calculated how many Ucas points you’ll need for this course.

87%
Applicants receiving offers

About this course


Course option

4years

Sandwich | 2018

Subjects

Management studies

Environmental sciences

The Environmental Management programme provides a unique opportunity to focus on personal interests from within a variety of specialisms from waste management, geographical information systems, contaminated land, social inclusion, enhancing the countryside, energy efficiency and transport policy.The programme is accredited by the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).Environmental matters are now a key consideration for any company. Environmental Management graduates understand the impact on the environment of construction and regeneration and the need for the effective management of waste, energy, land resources and social issues.Our taught modules reflect these key issues and students are ready to step into the environmental roles that employers increasingly demand. Students have the opportunity to carry out a work placement in Year 3 either in the UK or in Europe. There are also opportunities for industrial placements in India and America.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£9,250
per year
England
£9,250
per year
EU
£1,820
per year
International
£11,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£1,820
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Glasgow Caledonian University

Department:

Construction and Surveying

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What students say


We've crunched the numbers to see if overall student satisfaction here is high, medium or low compared to students studying this subject(s) at other universities.

83%
high
Management studies

How do students rate their degree experience?

The stats below relate to the general subject area/s at this university, not this specific course. We show this where there isn’t enough data about the course, or where this is the most detailed info available to us.

Management studies

Teaching and learning

86%
Staff make the subject interesting
95%
Staff are good at explaining things
86%
Ideas and concepts are explored in-depth
77%
Opportunities to apply what I've learned

Assessment and feedback

Feedback on work has been timely
Feedback on work has been helpful
Staff are contactable when needed
Good advice available when making study choices

Resources and organisation

86%
Library resources
100%
IT resources
95%
Course specific equipment and facilities
64%
Course is well organised and has run smoothly

Student voice

Staff value students' opinions
Feel part of a community on my course

Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

73%
UK students
27%
International students
33%
Male students
67%
Female students
42%
2:1 or above
7%
Drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

B
C
B

Environmental sciences

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This is usually because there were too few respondents in the data we receive to be able to provide results about the subject at this university.


Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

83%
UK students
17%
International students
33%
Male students
67%
Female students
68%
2:1 or above
0%
Drop out rate

After graduation


The stats in this section relate to the general subject area/s at this university – not this specific course. We show this where there isn't enough data about the course, or where this is the most detailed info available to us.

Management studies

What are graduates doing after six months?

This is what graduates told us they were doing (and earning), shortly after completing their course. We've crunched the numbers to show you if these immediate prospects are high, medium or low, compared to those studying this subject/s at other universities.

£19,000
med
Average annual salary
92%
low
Employed or in further education
60%
med
Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

Top job areas of graduates

22%
Sales assistants and retail cashiers
8%
Administrative occupations: finance
8%
Other elementary services occupations
What do graduate employment figures really tell you?

Environmental sciences

What are graduates doing after six months?

This is what graduates told us they were doing (and earning), shortly after completing their course. We've crunched the numbers to show you if these immediate prospects are high, medium or low, compared to those studying this subject/s at other universities.

100%
high
Employed or in further education
100%
high
Employed in a role where degree was essential or beneficial

Top job areas of graduates

21%
Sales assistants and retail cashiers
18%
Science, engineering and production technicians
14%
Natural and social science professionals
What do graduate employment figures really tell you?

What about your long term prospects?

Looking further ahead, below is a rough guide for what graduates went on to earn.

Management studies

The graph shows median earnings of graduates who achieved a degree in this subject area one, three and five years after graduating from here.

£19k

£19k

£22k

£22k

£25k

£25k

Note: this data only looks at employees (and not those who are self-employed or also studying) and covers a broad sample of graduates and the various paths they've taken, which might not always be a direct result of their degree.

Environmental sciences

The graph shows median earnings of graduates who achieved a degree in this subject area one, three and five years after graduating from here.

£18k

£18k

£22k

£22k

£26k

£26k

Note: this data only looks at employees (and not those who are self-employed or also studying) and covers a broad sample of graduates and the various paths they've taken, which might not always be a direct result of their degree.

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Post-six month graduation stats:

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Graduate field commentary:

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The Longitudinal Educational Outcomes dataset combines HRMC earnings data with student records from the Higher Education Statistics Agency.

While there are lots of factors at play when it comes to your future earnings, use this as a rough timeline of what graduates in this subject area were earning on average one, three and five years later. Can you see a steady increase in salary, or did grads need some experience under their belt before seeing a nice bump up in their pay packet?

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