Glaciology and Landscape Processes, 15 credits
Academic year 2022/2023
Spring 2023, 100%, Campus
Start date: 16 January 2023
End date: 19 March 2023
Application deadline: 17 October 2022
Application code: UU-68104 Application
Language of instruction: English
Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)
Registration: 15 December 2022 – 15 January 2023
Entry requirements: 120 credits with 90 credits in earth science or in technology or physics. Dynamic Geosystems - Global Change, 10 credits, or participation in course Climate Variations, 5 credits. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 36,250
Tuition fee, total: SEK 36,250
About the course
This is an advanced course in glaciology with focus on glaciers and ice sheets as dynamic parts of the geosystem, and which strongly interact with climate and reshape the landscape. The course discusses the processes that control glacier dynamics over time and space, and how they affect and are affected by the surrounding environment.
Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala
Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA
Telephone: +46 18 471 25 07