Ecology and Nature Conservation Under Global Change

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Time of occurrence
Credits
14 ECTS (364 hours)
Form of study
Partially web-based
Location
Tartu
Fee
900 EUR
Teachers
Study group
Biological and related sciences not elsewhere classified
Program language
Estonian
Purpose:
Climate change and the loss of biodiversity and natural habitats are currently the biggest environmental problems. This microdegree programme will provide knowledge about the environmental impact of global change and about conservation biology. The courses will discuss the impact of climate and land use change, invasive species, pollution and excessive resource use on the natural environment and thus to the human society. The participants will learn about designing protected areas, conservation of species in artificial environments, taking into account social and economical aspects. During the field courses, the participants will deepen their knowledge about species diversity and habitat requirements. The programme is meant for those who wish to be more aware about the impact of climate and land use change on the biodiversity (e.g. environmental educators, journalists) and/or people who take part in land use-related decision making (e.g. environment specialists, officials).
Teachers:
Location info:
Tartu linn
Learning environment:
Studies and teaching takes place in appropriate classrooms, which have the required teaching equipment and meet the health and safety requirements.
Document to be issued:
Certificate of completion/Certificate of attendance
Tax refund:
Yes
Registration deadline:
21.08.2024
Additional information:
Triin Tekko, triin.tekko@ut.ee, +372 +372 737 5835
Program code:
LTOM.TK.046
General contact:
Lifelong learning center
Ülikooli 18, Tartu, 50090
+372 737 6213

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