Sustainability and Consultancy MSc

The following modules are available in 2022/23 for Sustainability and Consultancy MSc and are examples of the modules you are likely to study. All Modules are subject to change. You will study 180 credits in total.

Sustainability Consultancy Project – 90 credits

Undertake a focused professional consultancy project, usually as a 10 week industry project where you will carry out some discrete analysis. The project will address a specific sustainability issue within the context of the host organisation. It will result in the production of tangible project deliverables directly to the host. This could consist of a report and presentation, a diagnostic tool, web resource – or any other deliverable specified by the client host. In addition, there are assessment deliverables to the university, such as presentations and final project report/dissertation.

Developing and managing environmental contracts  – 15 credits

This module introduces students to the core elements of environmental projects as well as the more practical aspects such as responding to tenders and calls, developing proposals and implementing environmental projects.

Managing and delivering sustainability through projects and organisations – 30 credits

This module will enable you to learn to apply your theoretical knowledge in practical contexts using a range of tools and techniques to deliver sustainable outcomes.

Business, Environment and Sustainability – 30 credits

This module provides a conceptual foundation for exploring the role of business in tackling the challenges of sustainability.

The full list of module information can be read in the course catalogue.