Environmental Assessment

Course overview

Staff who teach on short courses are active in research and consultancy and some modules are taught by external industry experts covering cutting-edge relevant topics in the field.

Topics include environmental impact assessment, environmental risk assessment, strategic environmental assessment, cumulative effects assessment, environmental justice assessment, integrative appraisal, post-assessment processes.

  • Accredited by CIWEM
  • Learn from world-class academic staff and study alongside postgraduate students
  • Part of water@leeds
  • Lectures are combined with field, laboratory and computer practicals and you will have access to academic facilities and resources
  • Certificate of completion awarded
  • Credits can be considered as prior learning when applying the for River Basin Dynamics and Management with GIS (MSc/PGDip) and MSc Environmental Water Consultancy (MSc/PGDip/PGCert)

Course structure

Taught in Semester 2 (January enrolment)

22 hours contact:

  • 11 x 2 hour lectures
  • Days and times TBC

Modules can be taken as standalone courses or can also provide an entry route towards working for a postgraduate qualification. Participation together with successful completion of assessed work, leads to credits that can be considered as prior learning when applying for selected postgraduate programmes in the School of Geography.