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  • 2 months
    Duration
International Environmental Policy and Law (Online) at University of Derby is a postgraduate-level module for your CPD. You’ll learn how policy and legislation are being used to mitigate current environmental issues and how organisations can comply. It looks at the laws in different countries, including the UK.
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Overview

International Environmental Policy and Law (Online) at University of Derby  is a 20 credit module providing you with a critical understanding of the principles of international environmental policy and law. The course, which takes an international outlook, covers key topics including history, sources and major international environmental policy and law. A critical comparative approach is taken in discussing specific UK legislation in relation to other national laws, which will benefit both UK based and international students. You will also study environmental compliance mechanisms within organisations using a series of interactive case studies.

By completing this course, you’ll have a greater understanding of how policy and legislation are being used to mitigate current environmental issues and approaches that can be taken to achieve compliance within organisations.

Career:

This Certificate of Credit can act as an ideal form of CPD for those working in sustainability and environmental management. It will provide you with an understanding of international environmental policy and law and the principles, mechanisms advantages and disadvantages of environmental compliance within organisations.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 2 months
    • Duration description

      10 weeks

  • Credits
    20 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Environmental Policy and Law

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: First Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to First Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

You will require a good first degree in a related subject. Applicants with professional qualifications or relevant experience can also apply.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    905 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 905 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 2 months.
  • EU/EEA

    905 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 905 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 2 months.
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Funding

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