801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2021
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2020
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
River House, 53-57 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 1LQ, United Kingdom

Environmental Science with Hazards and Disasters (including Foundation Year) - Kingston University

**Reasons to choose Kingston** – This course includes overseas fieldwork. You’ll visit and study sites of earthquakes or volcanic activity, bringing the subject to life. – The course is highly practical. You’ll work alongside hazard practitioners in fields such as floods and volcanoes. – An independent research project will reflect your own environmental science interests and help you build towards your career. **About this course** This course is ideal if you wish to focus on the causes of environmental hazards such as earthquakes, volcanoes, hurricanes, floods and tsunamis, and how to plan and manage the emergencies that can result. You’ll study natural hazard science, human science, disaster management and emergency planning. You’ll develop the expertise to underpin your studies, such as fieldwork, data gathering, presentation and research. Guest speakers are from organisations such as the London Ambulance Service, the Metropolitan Police, the Fire Service and the Environment Agency.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time including foundation year
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-14
  • Location
    Main Site,LondonUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250