Applications open from 1st April 2024

Module Code: BST153

Micro-credential Overview

Drawing on contemporary examples, Environmental Planning and Management for Organisations will explore the roots and principles of environmental planning and management in practice, introducing students to a range of conceptual and practical approaches. This is a core module focusing on processes, scale and case studies in environmental planning in industrial and commercial organisations and laying the foundation for the other modules.  

Start Date

Academic Year 2024/25, Semester TBC

Mode of Study and Assessment

The mode of study for this Micro-credential is Online Learning.

NFQ Level and ECTs

Level 8 

5 ECTs 

Application Process

From the 1st April, 2024 you can apply for any University of Galway Micro-credential through our Online Application Portal

When completing your application please make sure to apply under CPB1 (Science and Technology Undergrad) in the drop-down menu after selecting Standalone Module- Continuing Professional Development.

For this micro-credential, please copy and paste or type this into the text box under Module Name: BST153

For more details, watch our tutorial on the Micro-credentials application process here

Course Fees


NB: This course has been approved by Galway Executive Skillnet for a fees subsidy of up to 30% for students whose company is a member of their network. For more information, contact: Galway Executive Skillnet – Eamonn Molloy at:

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Entry Requirements 

  • Applicants must be over 21 years of age.
  • A Level 7 qualification or equivalent is required.
  • Applications can be considered using Recognition of Prior Learning.

Contact Information

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