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Regional Environmental Earth Science

Course
GV2001
Bachelor’s level
7.5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
100%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-11425
Tuition
Full education cost: 15 250 SEK
First payment: 15 250 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

More information about tuition fees

This course normally stars a few days before the start of term to accommodate a field trip to Norway, please be aware of this.  Extra individual costs  for the field trip are around 100 Euros or less for a student. 

Application closed

In this education, we address issues related to sustainability. The content of the course or program fits into at least one of our 10 sustainability criteria. For you as a student, the sustainability label means guidance, quality assurance, and a guarantee that courses or programs contain a pronounced sustainability perspective.

About

The course in Regional Environmental Earth Science aims to develop field and sampling strategies to identify environmental problems at the local and regional level. The course includes visits to local consulting firms to observe how environmental problems are handled professionally.

The course includes two excursions:

  • excursion to Norway - one week
  • excursion local area - 2-3 days.

Teaching

The course consists of

  • lectures
  • excursions
  • laboratory work
  • group work
  • fieldwork.

Independent assignments may be provided for those unable to attend the Norway excursion.

Language of instruction: English.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

For admission to the course, at least 40 credits are required in the main field of Earth Sciences, Marine Sciences or Environmental Sciences. Applicants with equivalent education can, after review and approval, be given access to the course. 

Selection

Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits.

Facilities

This course is given at the Earth Science Centre, Guldhedsgatan 5.

More information about facilities