Part-time / Full-time Master Degree Programme

MSc in Global Environmental Management for Sustainable Development (MSCGEMSDF)

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Programme code :

MSCGEMSDF

Type of programme/ Mode of study:

Part-time and Full-time Master’s Degree Programme

 

Entry Requirements

Students admitted to the Master of Science in Global Environmental Management for Sustainable Development (MSCGEMSDF) programme should have
  • A Bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution or equivalent qualification.

 

Programme Aims

The programme covers key areas in environmental management, such as ecological conservation and environmental assessment, environmental management and regulation, global sustainable development and environmental leadship etc. Students are also required to conduct a research project in certain aspects in environmental management to complete the master’s degree.

 

Programme Structure

 Courses Lists for MSCGEMSDF

 

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

ENVR S850F

Ecological Conservation and Environmental Assessment

10

ENVR S851F

Environmental Management and Regulation

10

ENVR S886F

Global Sustainable Development

10

ENVR S887F

Environmental Leadership

10

ENVR S888F

Environmental Research Project

20

 

Teaching and Learning

Students will learn through part-time or full-time face-to-face mode with online support. Regular face-to-face lectures and tutorials are available in all the prescribed courses except ENVR S888F. Workshops, day-schools or laboratory sessions are available in some courses as well. These face-to-face sessions aim to provide opportunities for students to discuss academic issues with their lecturers and acquire practical laboratory skills. All the prescribed courses will also be supported by the OUHK Online Learning Environment (OLE) which provides online discussion for interaction among students and between lecturers and students. This allows discussion of theories explained in the courses, their applications and evaluations.

 

Career Prospects

Graduates of the proposed Global Environmental Management for Sustainable Development programme will find a variety of career opportunities in governmental agencies, environmental groups, consultants, and private sectors etc. The jobs include corporate sustainability management, consultancy for environmental projects, eco-tour services, ecosystems conservation, environmental impact assessment, environmental monitoring, environmental health services etc.

 

Contact Information

Programme Leader:

Dr Steven J L Xu

Tel: + 3120 2691

Email: sjlxu@ouhk.edu.hk

Head of Department of Science:

Prof Fred W F Lee

Tel: + 3120 2690

Email: wflee@ouhk.edu.hk