Energy and Natural Resource management using sustainable technologies and implementation of environmental initiatives plays a rapidly increasing role in many public organisations and industry. There is an urgent need for trained personnel to advise, implement and deliver strategies and management for sustainable practices.
The Interdisciplinary Master's Degree in Sustainable Energy and Resource Management offers an integrated, comprehensive education relating to sustainable energy development in the broadest sense. This Program is designed to provide a technical background while giving a balanced education with instruction in the areas of law, business, engineering and environmental design. This Program is for high potential professionals from any discipline who have demonstrated the ability to produce results, communicate effectively and have an interest in sustainable development.
Students will gain essential technical skills in the field as well as becoming fluent in the financial, marketing and managerial aspects of modern business. The course aims to develop confidence and understanding in the specialist field of entrepreneurship applied to technology that can arise from the research base of sustainable energy subjects. Graduates from the course will be well placed to pursue careers in renewable energy technology industries.
Students will develop:
- Useful and technical knowledge in the areas of sustainable energy and business
- The ability to plan and undertake an individual project interpersonal, communication and professional skills
- The ability to communicate ideas effectively in written reports, verbally and by means of presentations to groups
- The ability to exercise original thought knowledge of the application of technologies to proposed business models