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Qualification Title Master of Environmental Policy and Management
Qualification Type Masters Degree
Level 9
Credits 180
Subject Area
  • Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies » Environmental Studies » Environmental Studies not elsewhere classified
Strategic Purpose Statement
MEPM graduates will demonstrate an advanced level of knowledge of the theoretical and conceptual underpinnings of environmental policy and management and its practice. Graduates will have an advanced level of understanding of the socio-cultural, economic, legal and institutional contexts in which environmental policy and management take place. Graduates will have intellectual, evaluation and communication skills which will allow them to critically, effectively and thoughtfully apply their knowledge to the development and application of environmental policy and approaches to management, contribute to debates and competently identify options for future directions.
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Entry Requirements
Entry is by completion of an undergraduate degree relevant to environmental policy and management with a B average at 300 level.
Education Organisation Lincoln University
Developed By Lincoln University
Quality Assured By Committee on University Academic Programmes
Number LI7575
Status Current
Created January 2015
Content
The MEPM is a 180-credit examination degree spread over a minimum of three semesters of full time course work study. 120-credits are from core courses and 60-credits are electives which can be taken from across the University to form a coherent programme. The core courses build knowledge and skills whilst the electives foster a degree of specialisation.

Evaluation: Assessment of all courses contributing to the proposed MEPM will conform to the requirements of Lincoln Universitys assessment policy, set out in Lincoln Universitys Policies and Procedures Manual. All courses will be assessed by a mix of tests and assignments, and some will also have registry supervised examinations which will entail strict quality control and moderation procedures consistent with our current practice.

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