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Marine Vertebrate Ecology and Conservation MSc

University of Exeter

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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    University of Exeter Penryn Campus, Cornwall

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Overview

  • Delivered by internationally recognised experts
  • Opportunities to undertake research projects within world-leading research teams in collaboration with NGOs and government bodies in the UK and overseas
  • Extensive skills-based field learning within the UK
  • Gain transferable skills in marine vertebrate ecology and conservation
  • Study in a location surrounded in coastal and marine biodiversity

Careers

This programme will provide you with a diversity of skills that will equip you for a range of sectors of work and further study of marine vertebrates. Skills will include:

  • GIS and marine spatial planning
  • marine mammal rescue
  • post-mortem techniques
  • Marine Mammal Observer qualification
  • use of passive acoustic monitoring
  • bycatch mitigation
  • drones (aerial/underwater)
  • and animal tracking.

Generic transferrable skills include:

  • Scientific writing and poster preparation
  • grant writing
  • public speaking
  • short film production
  • press release
  • and the professional use of social media.

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 24,300per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Exeter

  • University League Table

    12th

  • Campus address

    University of Exeter, Northcote House, The Queen's Drive, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4QJ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    14th out of 103 1

    9th out of 72

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    164 72%

    17th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    78 78%

    22nd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.27 85%

    12th

    3
  • Entry standards

    / Max 210
    161 76%

    14th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    83 83%

    9th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.07 81%

    46th

    6

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