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Terrestrial biogeochemistry

  • Number of credits 15 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2022

About the course

The course addresses terrestrial biogeochemical cycles from the atmosphere to the soil, and how natural processes influence the distribution of elements and their cycles and how these may be altered by perturbation. In this course the focus is on developing an overview of fundamental biogeochemical cycles at site and watershed scales.

Application and eligibility

Terrestrial biogeochemistry, 15 credits

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2022 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

24 March 2022

Ends

5 June 2022

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

120 ECTS including 60 ECTS in earth science / physical geography, or 60 ECTS in Biology or 60 credits Chemistry and 30 ECTS in earth science / physical geography, or 60 ECTS Environmental Science and 30 ECTS in earth science / physical geography, or the equivalent. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A.  Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies Entry requirements

Selection

Academic credits 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 code

UMU-50701

Application

Application deadline was 15 October 2021. The application period is closed.

Application and tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 35,700

Total fee

SEK 35,700

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Course is given by
Ecology and environmental science
Contactpersons for the course are:
Reiner Giesler, course coordinator