Study patterns: Sustainability and Environmental Management MSc (online)

On this page, you will find the study patterns for our MSc Sustainability and Environmental Management online programme.

This study pattern highlights the module(s) that you will need to study and select for the academic year. The scheduled modules for the remainder of your programme, outlined below, ar based on the current plan, however, please note that the order of these may be subject to change. Should any changes be made, we will communicate this to you as soon as possible.

Should you have any concerns regarding this, please do not hesitate to contact us. Please note that any optional modules are subject to viable group sizes. Should you choose a module that is deemed to be non-viable, you will be notified of the alternative available options. Please contact us on +44 (0)1332 594000 or UDOLenrolment@derby.ac.uk to discuss your options.

For our students completing the programme at the standard rate of study, we recommend that you study 20 hours per week.

Sustainability and Environmental Management, MSc (online) - standard (3 years) with summer (May) start

Study PatternSummerAutumnSpring
Year 1 Sustainable Business Management
(7EV549)
20 Credits
International Environmental Policy & Law
(7EV546)
20 Credits
Tools for Delivering Sustainable Solutions to Environmental Problems
(7EV550)
20 Credits
Year 2 Option C Module*
20 Credits
Option A Module*
20 Credits
Option B Module*
20 Credits
Year 3 Independent Scholary Activity
(7EV995)
60 Credits
Independent Scholary Activity
(7EV995)
60 Credits (continued)
Independent Scholary Activity
(7EV995)
60 Credits (continued)

*Option A Modules (autumn): Global Resource Management (7EV545); Pollution Assessment and Remediation (7EV548)

*Option B Modules (spring): Low Carbon Energy Management (7EV547)

*Option C Modules (summer): Ecology and Conservation (7EV543); Environmental Impact Assessment (7EV544)