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Theoretical Geoecology

  • Number of credits 15 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2017

Admitted to the course

Here you will find everything you need to know before the course starts.

About course

During the course, students will acquire in-depth knowledge in one or a few areas within the subject Earth Science/Physical Geography. Students will also acquire in-depth knowledge in scientific methods, increase their capability to criticize scientific literature and independently summarize current knowledge within the chosen subject area. The investigation will be presented in a written report, which will also be defended at a seminar.

Application and eligibility

Theoretical Geoecology, 15 hp

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Spring Term 2017 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 16 January 2017

Ends

Lectures end on week starting 24 March 2017

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Application deadline

17 October 2016

Application code

UMU-50777

Application

Intended only for applicants within the EU/EEA and Switzerland. Notification of admission will be sent in mid-November. Online application service not available. If you are interested in applying for this course or programme, please use the contact form to the right to contact the department.

Required Knowledge

75 ECTS credits in earth science/physical geography, or equivalent knowledge. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A (IELTS (Academic) with a minimum overall score of 5.5 and no individual score below 5.0. TOEFL PBT (Paper-based Test) with a minimum total score of 530 and a minimum TWE score of 4. TOEFL iBT (Internet-based Test) with a minimum total score of 72 and a minimum score of 17 on the Writing Section). Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.

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 and Tuition fees

Students who are citizens of countries outside the European Union (EU), European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.
Citizens of the EU/EEA and Switzerland are not required to pay application and tuition fees. However, you must provide proof of your citizenship (and fee-exempt status).

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 33,750

Total fee

SEK 33,750
For more details, visit University Admissions

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 20 March 2017

Ends

Lectures end on week starting 2 June 2017

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Application deadline

17 October 2016

Application code

UMU-50778

Application

Intended only for applicants within the EU/EEA and Switzerland. Notification of admission will be sent in mid-November. Online application service not available. If you are interested in applying for this course or programme, please use the contact form to the right to contact the department.

Required Knowledge

75 ECTS credits in earth science/physical geography, or equivalent knowledge. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A (IELTS (Academic) with a minimum overall score of 5.5 and no individual score below 5.0. TOEFL PBT (Paper-based Test) with a minimum total score of 530 and a minimum TWE score of 4. TOEFL iBT (Internet-based Test) with a minimum total score of 72 and a minimum score of 17 on the Writing Section). Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.

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 and Tuition fees

Students who are citizens of countries outside the European Union (EU), European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.
Citizens of the EU/EEA and Switzerland are not required to pay application and tuition fees. However, you must provide proof of your citizenship (and fee-exempt status).

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 33,750

Total fee

SEK 33,750
For more details, visit University Admissions

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 16 January 2017

Ends

Lectures end on week starting 24 March 2017

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Application deadline

15 August 2016

Application code

UMU-F5052

Application

Please note: This application period is intended only for applicants within the EU/EEA and Switzerland. Submit a late online application at universityadmissions.se

Required Knowledge

75 ECTS credits in earth science/physical geography, or equivalent knowledge. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A (IELTS (Academic) with a minimum overall score of 5.5 and no individual score below 5.0. TOEFL PBT (Paper-based Test) with a minimum total score of 530 and a minimum TWE score of 4. TOEFL iBT (Internet-based Test) with a minimum total score of 72 and a minimum score of 17 on the Writing Section). Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.

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 and Tuition fees

Students who are citizens of countries outside the European Union (EU), European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.
Citizens of the EU/EEA and Switzerland are not required to pay application and tuition fees. However, you must provide proof of your citizenship (and fee-exempt status).

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 33,750

Total fee

SEK 33,750
For more details, visit University Admissions

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 20 March 2017

Ends

Lectures end on week starting 2 June 2017

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Application deadline

15 August 2016

Application code

UMU-F5055

Application

Please note: This application period is intended only for applicants within the EU/EEA and Switzerland. Submit a late online application at universityadmissions.se

Required Knowledge

75 ECTS credits in earth science/physical geography, or equivalent knowledge. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A (IELTS (Academic) with a minimum overall score of 5.5 and no individual score below 5.0. TOEFL PBT (Paper-based Test) with a minimum total score of 530 and a minimum TWE score of 4. TOEFL iBT (Internet-based Test) with a minimum total score of 72 and a minimum score of 17 on the Writing Section). Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.

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 and Tuition fees

Students who are citizens of countries outside the European Union (EU), European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.
Citizens of the EU/EEA and Switzerland are not required to pay application and tuition fees. However, you must provide proof of your citizenship (and fee-exempt status).

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 33,750

Total fee

SEK 33,750
For more details, visit University Admissions

Contact us

Contactpersons for the course are: Hans Ivarsson, course coordinator

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