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Distance Learning

How is distance learning delivered?

Each distance learning module runs for 14 weeks and is delivered entirely online. Learning material in each weekly unit is made up of: a printable study guide, videoed lectures and discussions, downloadable podcasts (for listening to in the car), guided reading, interactive quizzes, and an online discussion forum. To participate you will need access to broadband that can stream a YouTube video.

Modules Available

Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA)

Learn about the latest advances in the field of controlled environment agriculture (CEA) and how to ...

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Future of Packaging

Learn the facts about plastic and develop a sustainable packaging strategy for your business With a...

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Life Cycle Assessment and Beyond

Evaluating environmental impacts: do your assessments measure up? Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) is wi...

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Precision Livestock

Learn how technology can improve resource management in livestock production Precision livestock fa...

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Research Methods

The Research Methods module is compulsory for anyone wishing to complete an MSc or MRes. It provides...

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Sustainable Supply Systems

A look at innovative approaches to economic and environmentally sustainable supply systems Food and...

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Waste Resource Management

Take a Circular Economy approach and learn how ‘waste’ can become a valuable resource T...

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Biorefining Technologies

NEW - Provisional Conrent Drawing on research from both Aberystwyth and Swansea Universities this m...

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Behaviour Change

Learn how to increase the uptake of new knowledge, ideas, products and policies While behaviour cha...

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Public Goods

Content What are public goods? How might they affect your business? The concept of public goods is...

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Livestock Health and Welfare

UNDER DEVELOPMENT - Provisional Content: Controlling diseases  Basic principles of nutritio...

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