What Will You Study

This is a degree aimed at those who want to engage critically, practically and creatively with global and local environmental problems. The course brings together insights from social, cultural and environmental theories and approaches. Students can choose from a selection of social and natural science modules offered by the Department of Sociology and Lancaster Environment Centre (LEC).

Compulsory modules:

  • Environment and Culture
  • Researching Environment and Culture
  • Dissertation

Optional modules:

Choose four; options may vary from year to year.

  • Anthropology of Cybercultures
  • Capitalism and Crisis
  • Climate Change and Society;
  • Conservation Biology
  • Debates in Gender Research
  • Environmental Aspects of Renewable Energy
  • Environmental Auditing
  • Environmental Law
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Feminist Cultural Theory
  • Food Security, Agriculture and Climate Change
  • Geoinformatics
  • Geological Hazards
  • Habitat Management
  • International Environmental Law
  • International Human Rights Law
  • Mobilities
  • Modelling Environmental Processes
  • Perspectives on Environment and Development
  • Policy, Publics and Expertise;
  • Science Technology and Society
  • Social and Cultural Theory
  • The Rights of People
  • Wildlife Monitoring Techniques
  • Wildlife Population Ecology