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Geology - Applied Environmental Geology (Taught)

University College Cork - UCC
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Awarded by: National University of Ireland

The programme is built on strong links with industry and government agencies. 30 of the 90 credits involve an independent research project with the majority of the taught course components delivered through field and laboratory based activities. The course offers a unique opportunity for international students to gain EU based work experience while studying for their Masters. There is currently a global high demand for graduates with environmental geology skills and that this is projected to grow in the coming years.

This M.Sc. in Applied Environmental Geology covers the areas of hydrogeology, contaminated land, engineering geology, applied geophysics, geoinformatics, environmental monitoring and assessment, environmental law, offshore environmental geology, field geology techniques and an industry based environmental geology research project. The courses have been designed with the current needs of industry taken on board. Emphasis on real world, industry based examples is prevalent throughout.

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University College Cork - UCC

Drawing on the past while looking to the future is central to what we do in UCC. If we were to ask people 500 hundred years ago what they wanted from life, it would simply have been to be healed...

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