Sustainable Rural Development MSc

University of the Highlands and Islands
In Isle Of Lewis (Scotland)

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Important information

  • Course
  • Isle of lewis (Scotland)

If you want to progress into a managerial role in rural development, this postgraduate course in Sustainable Rural Development is for you.  You will study social, environmental, economic and professional development, and community engagement issues in the context of managing rural development. The MSc Sustainable Rural Development can be studied online from anywhere in the world. Special features Develop key research and policy skills Study individual modules for personal or professional development, or work towards the PgCert, PgDip or full Masters degree Study online, full time or part time to suit your lifestyle

Important information

Where and when

Starts Location
15 September 2016
Isle Of Lewis
Stornoway, HS2 0XR, Western Isles, Scotland
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What you'll learn on the course

Rural Development
IT Development

Course programme

PgCert Core modules are: Local economic development Developing communities People and nature MSc To achieve the award of MSc Sustainable Rural Development you must complete a research dissertation. PgDip Option modules, from which you must choose three, include: Biodiversity management Developing potential through placement Environmental and Social issues in mountain areas Field studies Policy analysis Research methods and techniques (strongly recommended if you intend to continue to MSc) Sustainable tourism Sustainable land use and renewable energy in rural Scotland Sustainable development An elective may also be taken from any UHI Masters Programme