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Transition towards a sustainable society

  • Number of credits 15 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2021

About the course

The course focuses on the challenges that our society faces when transitioning to a more sustainable society. The course is based on the principals of "challenge-based learning", where theoretical and project based elements are combined to give in-depth knowledge regarding different aspects of sustainable development from both scientific, social and ethic perspectives.

Application and eligibility

Transition towards a sustainable society, 15 credits

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Autumn Term 2021 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

30 August 2021

Ends

1 November 2021

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Univ: 180 ECTS credits containing 90 ECTS credits, including a bachelor thesis, in environmental science, environmental and health protection, earth science / physical geography or biology. English B / 6. 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-59005

Application

Application deadline was 15 April 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

Contact us

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Course is given by
Ecology and environmental science
Contactperson for the course is:
Tom Korsman