Tools for Delivering Sustainable Solutions to Environmental Problems (Certificate)

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The award
Certificate

How long you will study
10 weeks

Domestic course fees
GBP 830 per total

How you will study
online

Course starts
find out

International course fees
GBP 850 per total

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About Tools for Delivering Sustainable Solutions to Environmental Problems at University of Derby Online Learning

The level 7 Certificate of Credit in Tools for Delivering Sustainable Solutions to Environmental Problems is a 20 credit module providing a critical understanding of the sources and nature of environmental problems as well as the key environmental management tools and techniques available to environmental professionals and organisations. To prevent and overcome environmental problems of any scale, a range of tools will be introduced in the module, in particular, environmental management systems (EMS) and environmental audits which are key environmental management tools with organisations today.

The module, which has been developed with input from the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA), is suitable for individuals responsible for conducting environmental audits or implementing environmental management systems within organisations. Whilst this module is an opportunity to enhance your CPD and add to your professional portfolio, it is also an excellent opportunity to experience our IEMA accredited online Sustainability and Environmental Management MSc before making a commitment to study the full programme.

By completing this module, you’ll gain a critical understanding of the pollution linkages and their impacts and the range of environmental management tools available for dealing with them in a sustainable manner.

Finally it will give you a greater understanding of developing your abilities to work within a team and to apply a major environmental management tool in a professional manner.

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  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardCertificateHow you will studyOnlineHow long you will study10 weeks
    Course starts find outDomestic course feesGBP 830 per totalInternational course feesGBP 850 per total

Entry requirements

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

If English is not your first language you will need an English language qualification**. For this course you will need at least one of the following:

  • IELTS 6.0**
  • TOEFL 550 (paper based) 213 (computer based) or 80 (internet based)
  • Pearson Test of Academic English: 51
  • Cambridge Advanced Certificate: Pass
  • London Tests of English: we accept level 4 for undergraduate courses
  • International GCE O Level English Language: Grade C
  • International GCSE English/English as a Second Language: Grade C**

**If you have a minimum of IELTS level 4.5 you can study our Certificate of Credit in English for Academic Purposes which we will accept as evidence that you are able to perform at a suitable level of IELTS 6.0. We will also accept the Certificate of Credit as evidence that you can perform at GCSE level.

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