Что я буду изучать?

This course focuses on the physical processes that generate natural hazards through an advanced understanding of geological processes, mechanical behaviour of geological materials, field recognition and mapping of hazards, catastrophe modelling, quantitative hazard modelling and risk assessment techniques. You'll be trained by experts in hazard identification, terrain evaluation, hazard modeling and risk assessment techniques. You'll also learn to manage the impact of floods, earthquakes, landslides, volcanoes, coastal erosion and climate change. You'll understand how to monitor, warn against and help control the consequences of natural hazards. Our MSc Geological and Environmental Hazards degree course is accredited by the Geological Society of London. It provides advanced professional and scientific training, and an accelerated route for you to attain Chartered Status, such as Chartered Geologist (CGeol) or Chartered Scientist (CSci). When you graduate, you'll have the vocational skills you need to work in the specialist hazard field – making you an attractive candidate for government agencies and specialist insurance, flood risk and geoscience companies. On completion, you'll have the vocational skills you need for a career in this specialist environmental field, as well as transferable skills including report writing, working to deadlines, team-working, presentation and communication skills. You'll be qualified to pursue a career in the insurance industry, government agencies or specialist geoscience companies. Opportunities exist in the following fields: Aid organizations, Environmental consultants, Marine and offshore consultants, Flood risk consultants, GIS and remote sensing consultants, Engineering geology companies, Re-insurance and insurance sectors. This course also has a strong research skills training, advanced analytical components and an extensive research project, ideal if you wish to pursue further research at PhD level.

На каком факультете я буду учиться?

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Варианты обучения

Очная (1 год)

£15,900.00 (1,310,605 руб) за 1 год
Tuition fees are subject to annual increase. Additional cost may apply.

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Начало обучения

Предполагаемое начало: Сентябрь 2020


University of Portsmouth

University House,

Winston Churchill Avenue,


PO1 2UP, England

Вступительные требования

Для студентов, проживающих в Соединенных Штатах

For entry to our postgraduate Master's programmes, you'll usually need to have a Bachelor's degree with a GPA of 2.6 /4 or above from a recognised Higher Education institution. Students need a minimum of IELTS band 6.5–7.0, with no component below 6.0.

Для иностранных студентов

Students need English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

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Об этом университете

Портсмутский университет входит в число 40 лучших вузов Великобритании (Guardian University Guide).

  • В сотне лучших «молодых» университетов мира (THE)
  • 88% студентов довольны учебой в университете (NSS 2017)
  • Золотой рейтинг программы оценки качества преподавания
  • В последние 10 лет в инфраструктуру вложено 150 млн £