Bachelors Degree in Environmental Studies

Bachelors Degree in Environmental Studies

Description

The objectives of this level of the programme are to inspire and empower students with competencies and knowledge to create healthier and more sustainable environments; provide formal certification of persons working in environmental disciplines in Jamaica and the world; and provide a core of personnel in Jamaica to act as a catalyst or vehicle to heighten environmental awareness throughout the Jamaican and Caribbean populations as well as the rest of the world. This programme will attempt to satisfy the environmental needs of Jamaica and the Caribbean by allowing students to acquire hands-on environmental field experiences in urban and rural settings in Jamaica and by empowering them to apply their academic training to help solve environmental problems.  60 theory credit(s) and 0 lab credit(s). Courses – 20

Tuition per year $153,059.50 *Subject to change for 2024/2025

Semester 1 = $81,699.75   Semester 2 = $71,359.75

Code Course Name Credits Lab Credits CW/Exam Year Semester
COMM3501 Administrative Communication 3 0 100/0 Year 1 Semester 1
ECON3501 Caribbean Economic Development 3 0 50/50 Year 1 Semester 1
ENVR3502 Environmental Education 3 0 50/50 Year 1 Semester 1
MATH3502 Environmental Statistics 3 0 40/60 Year 1 Semester 1
ENVR3601 Forestry, Wildlife and National Parks 3 0 50/50 Year 1 Semester 1
ENVR3503 Chemistry and the Environment 3 0 50/50 Year 1 Semester 2
ENVR3504 Environmental Health and Safety 3 0 40/60 Year 1 Semester 2
ENVR3602 Industrial Minerals 3 0 40/60 Year 1 Semester 2
ENVR3603 Urbanization and the Environment 3 0 50/50 Year 1 Semester 2
WOEP3100 Work Experience (Bachelor Degree Level) 3 0 100/0 Year 1 Semester 2
ENVR4802 Built Environment and Landscaping 3 0 50/50 Year 2 Semester 1
ENVR4702 Environmental Engineering 3 0 50/50 Year 2 Semester 1
ENVR4703 Global Environmental Issues 3 0 40/60 Year 2 Semester 1
HRMT3401 Human Resource Management-2018 3 0 40/60 Year 2 Semester 1
MGMT3612 Project Management 3 0 50/50 Year 2 Semester 1
RMTD3401 Research Methodology 3 0 100/0 Year 2 Semester 1
ENVR4803 Environmental Law 3 0 40/60 Year 2 Semester 2
ENVR4804 Environmental Management 3 0 40/60 Year 2 Semester 2
POLT4701 Introduction to the Political Environment 3 0 50/50 Year 2 Semester 2
ENVR4801 Project Design and Implementation 3 0 100/0 Year 2 Semester 2