Skills for career development
This diploma course develops breadth and depth of understanding in scientific, technical and management aspects of environmental problems. You’ll also begin to tackle complex issues and collect, analyse and interpret complex quantitative and qualitative data. You’ll gain practical skills in problem solving, project work, digital literacy, communication, and interdisciplinary team work. Together these skills are highly valued by employers.
The broad and specialist skills developed by this diploma are particularly in demand by government and regulatory bodies, the private sector, consultancies and conservation organisations, in areas such as:
The transferable skills developed by this course are widely applicable to jobs in a range of sectors, particularly financial, business and public sector work.
You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
Time limit – 12 years
This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Students living outside the UK aren’t normally eligible for a tuition fee loan. We suggest checking with your national government or education authority for advice on funding.
There are a number of scholarship opportunities listed on the Scholarship Portal website.
The site features over 1,000 scholarships listed by country, ranging from the Amelia Earhart Fellowship for Women in Science and Engineering, to a Young Horticulturalist of the Year Award.
StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.