Providing an integrated understanding of ecology and environmental science with social and economic considerations in agricultural systems.
This programme will prepare you for a research career in the agricultural and agri-environment sectors or for subsequent doctoral studies in agroecology and environmental sciences. The course is taught by researchers from the Centre for Agri-Environmental Research, one of the leading centres for agroecology research worldwide and highly respected by employers in the sector.
This master's programme will:
Provides a multi-disciplinary appreciation of the underlying environmental, social and economic issues surrounding contemporary agricultural systems.
Provides a rigorous training in research methods and statistical analyses commonly used in agriculture, ecology and environmental science.
Develops your critical appraisal skills of research literature at the interface between agriculture, ecology and environmental science.
Gives you the skills to plan, manage and conduct an in-depth field and / or lab based independent research project.