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Climate Change, a Geographical Perspective

Course
NG0230
Bachelor’s level
15 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
100%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-11411
Tuition
Full education cost: 30 250 SEK
First payment: 30 250 SEK
Application closed, late application opens 16 July 2021.

About

The ice in Greenland is melting, drought in Australia, late or no monsoon in Asia, severe fires in the Mediterranean. What effect will these events have on man and Society? Which regions are most sensitive and how can we adapt to a warmer climate? Would you like to learn how man is affected by the climate change? This is the course for you. You will gain practical experience of tools needed in order to make an overall analysis of how a region is affected by a changing climate. The fieldtrip implies extra costs for the student.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

60 credits either in geoscience, geography, environmental science, biology or equivalent. Applicants must prove their knowledge of English: English 6/English B from Swedish Upper Secondary School or the equivalent level of an internationally recognized test, for example TOEFL, IELTS.

Selection

Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 225 credits.

For admission to the summer 2021 and onward the following selection applies: selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits.