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

    Location: Uppsala

    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.

Fees:

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.

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Contact

Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Study counsellor

Email: studievagledare@geo.uu.se

Telephone: +46 18 471 25 07