University of Plymouth, School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Sciences
|Full Name||University of Plymouth, School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Sciences|
|Type of organisation||Research Organisation|
|Address||School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Sciences (SEOES)
Faculty of Science
University of Plymouth
Plymouth PL4 8AA
|Organisation Description||The University of Plymouth, Faculty of Science is involved with several research and teaching
centres including the Plymouth Environmental Research Centre and National Subject Centre for
Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences. This Faculty is split into several schools including
the School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Sciences (SEOES).
SEOES is a large multi-disciplinary school that has over 60 members of academic staff with 28 undergraduate and fourteen postgraduate degree courses. It recognises the vital link between commercial marine activities and research agencies, and this is reflected in the broad range of environmental management and industry relevant research. Much of the postgraduate work is internationally based and aims to enhance European links with many research groups being active within EU programmes.
The University of Plymouth’s course in Hydrography conforms to the academic requirements of the Joint Board of Competence of the Federation Internationale Geometres and the International Hydrographic Organisation.
|Number of Projects||
COASTCHART : Coastline mapping service
GlobColour : Global Ocean Colour for Carbon Cycle Research