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Advanced studies of Sustainability in Nordic Ecosystems 7.5 cr

About the Course

Sustainable use of natural resources is of highest importance for promoting a sustainable development. In this M.Sc. course, you will learn about environmental conditions of concern, both historical and current environmental issues, regarding sustainability in Nordic ecosystems. In the course it will discuss past and present environmental problems and propose ways to improve conditions. Different options for long term solutions in fishery, mining and forestry will be discussed. It will also include seminars on sustainable energy use in Sweden, and the use of nature for recreation activities, as well as soil and land use in Swedish modern agriculture. The students will also learn about the consequences of pollution in colder climates.

Syllabus

Literature

Application information

Prerequisites

Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, Horticulture, Agriculture or equivalent education and English 6.

Selection

University credits

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Application

Start
Conditions
Weeks
Application
Autumn 2022
Normal teaching
202245 - 202302
Time of study: Day-time
Number of participants: 30
Location: Gävle
Application code: HIG-18134
Language: English
Pace: Half-time

*) The online application at antagning.se opens approximately one month before application deadline.

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Högskolan i Gävle
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