BSc (Hons) Sustainable Environmental Planning and Management

Learn the necessary skills for sufficient preparation and understanding of environmental problems and providing adequate planning and management. More often, social, economical and political studies, complemented by various sciences, are the key elements for a sound and sustainable environmental planning and management.
This programme aims to achieve an interdisciplinary approach to sustainable environmental planning and management. It encourages students to combine theoretical insights with practical awareness of the issues involved in the formulation and application of policies and projects for sustainable environmental development and planning.

Career Prospects

  • For people aspiring to work in nLocal authorities, Regulatory bodies, Development agencies, Construction and property companies, Waste management organisations, Consultancy, and Conservation firms.

Objectives

Develop students’ understanding of the contested nature of global environmental issues
Instruct students to acquire essential skills for a sustainable environmental management and planning
Develop an understanding of the process of environmental policy development, implementation and enforcement
Provide practical skills and research development opportunities
Provide a firm foundation for advanced studies on the environment

Requirements

  • Credits in Mathematics and at least one Science subject at O’ level

Curriculum

29 Lessons3 / 7 Years

Level 1

Essentials of Mathematics
Essentials of Chemistry
Business Communication
Mauritian Biodiversity
Earth, Climate and the Ecological System
Global Environment Issues
Principles of Sustainability
Environment and Health
Environmental Sociology
Environmental Laws and Protection

Level 2

Level 3