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Urban Climate and Urban Climate Planning

Course
GE6000
Master’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
100%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-11451
Tuition
Full education cost: 15 125 SEK
First payment: 15 125 SEK

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

More information about tuition fees

Application closed, late application opens 16 July 2021.

About

This course is about how humans affect and are affected by the climate in the city. One special focus of the course looks at how to apply climate knowledge in urban planning and design. The course consists of lectures, exercises, field projects, guest lectures, supervision in the form of seminars related to the lectures and exercises and concluding literature seminar. Field projects consist of the collection of meteorological data. Emphasis is placed on design, implementation, analysis and reporting of field project and exercises.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

120 credits completed courses in the different main areas of Natural Sciences of which 75 % with a grade of at least Pass. Student with the corresponding number of credits in Human Geography and Architecture or equivalent education may after evaluation, attend the course.

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.