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Environmental Science with Hazards and Disasters, BSc (Hons), with industry placement

Kingston University, United Kingdom

 
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Subject ranking

Geography & Environmental Science
UK / CUG
54th
Physical sciences
UK / Times
58th
Overall
UK / Guardian
60th

Costs

Course feesS$26.8K / year
Entertainment, books
food & rent
S$24.6K / year
Beer S$10
MacDonalds S$13
Cinema S$20
Coffee S$6
TotalS$51.4K / year

Entry requirements

A Level CCC
Diploma 2.1
International Baccalaureate 26

Scholarships

Postgraduate Scholarships
£4000 for tuition
11 - 20 available
Undergraduate Scholarships
£4000 for tuition
21 - 50 available
Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing International Scholarship
£1500 for tuition
Unlimited quantity
Distinction Scholarship
25% for tuition
Unlimited quantity
International Student Loyalty Bursary (Alumni)
10% for tuition
Unlimited quantity
International Student Loyalty Bursary (Family)
10% for tuition
Unlimited quantity
British Chevening Scholarships
100% for tuition and living expenses
Limited quantity

Information

Course
Code
F822(1)
University
Code
K84
Upcoming
Intakes
Sep 2024
Course
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University
Information
WHATSAPP
+65 9650 3225
HOTLINE
+65 6333 1300

Duration

4 years
Graduate
2028
About the course

Reasons to choose Kingston– This course is accredited by the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA).– The subject is brought to life through overseas fieldwork* at locations susceptible to hazards such as earthquakes and volcanoes.– The course is highly practical and you’ll work alongside hazard practitioners in fields such as floods and volcanoes.About this courseWhat are the causes of earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunamis, hurricanes, floods and landslides? How do we plan for them, lessen their impact and handle the emergencies that can result? This course examines the physical science of natural hazards, the social factors that can contribute to disasters, emergency planning and disaster risk reduction (DRR). You’ll gain expertise in a range of practical and field techniques through ‘real-world’ exercises. Guest speakers come from a variety of DRR organisations, provide first-hand learning opportunities and introduce you to potential career paths.

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