During the course the student performs and presents a scientific study on the subject by applying knowledge and skills acquired during their studies. This occurs in conditions similar to those in a vocational situation. The course also includes review and comment on a similar work.
The course is divided into the following sections:
Section 1. Project description according to instructions, 1 hp Section 2. Execution, 29 hp
Univ: 180 ECTS credits including one of the courses Forest Ecology 5BI232 or Arctic ecosystems 5BI255, or these two courses Aquatic ecosystems 5BI180 and Aquatic Systems Ecology 5BI209. And one of the courses Evolutionary Biology 5BI203, Molecular ekology and evolution, 5BI244 or Ecological dynamics 5BI236. And Analysis of field data 5BI171. And a degree thesis at bachelor level, or equivalent.
Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A/5. Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
Application deadline was
19 April 2022.
Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens.