Institute of Marine Science


Marine Science courses

The Institute of Marine Science offers a diverse array of Marine Science courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. IMS staff are also involved in teaching a number of related courses hosted by other University departments and schools.

  • Undergraduate courses

    The IMS offers two undergraduate courses in Marine Science which can be combined in the BSc with courses in Biological Sciences, Statistics, Geography, Geology and Geophysics.

  • Postgraduate courses

    Postgraduate courses teach field techniques and research methods, address issues in Marine Science and climate change, and cover a range of specialist topics such as fisheries, geochemistry and sedimentology.

  • General Education

    Students who are interested in the global environment and the challenges faced by human interactions with that environment will find this General Education course insightful and stimulating.