Sustainable Aquaculture – distance learning (modular course) September 2020 or January 2021 entry
The Sustainable Aquaculture modular courses allow students to study individual modules from a range of part-time, e-learning, postgraduate-level modules which aim to develop students' critical understanding of the development and principles of aquaculture.
Sustainable Aquaculture is also offered as a degree programme. See the Sustainable Aquaculture PGDip/MSc or the Sustainable Aquaculture Postgraduate Certficiate course pages for more information.
The modular courses start in September and January of each academic year.
- September start date: 7 September 2020
- January start date: 27 January 2021
Information about all programmes from previous years of entry can be found in the archive.
8 to 12 weeks part time, depending on the modules chosen for study.
- A 2.1 undergraduate Honours degree in a relevant biological science. Entry will also be offered following successful completion of the Undergraduate Certificate in Sustainable Aquaculture in conjunction with additional evidence of relevant professional experiential learning. If you studied your first degree outside the UK, see the international entry requirements.
- English language proficiency. See English language tests and qualifications.
The qualifications listed are indicative minimum requirements for entry. Some academic Schools will ask applicants to achieve significantly higher marks than the minimum. Obtaining the listed entry requirements will not guarantee you a place, as the University considers all aspects of every application including, where applicable, the writing sample, personal statement, and supporting documents.
£1,410 per 10-credit module
Applications are accepted until shortly before teaching starts. Applicants should apply as early as possible to be eligible for certain scholarships and for international visa purposes.
- CV or résumé
- two original signed academic references
- academic transcripts and degree certificates
- evidence of English language proficiency (required if English is not your first language)
- covering letter or letter of intent (optional).
For more guidance, see supporting documents and references for postgraduate taught programmes.
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