Sustainable Development, 7.5 credits

Academic year 2022/2023

  • Autumn 2022, Mixed, 25%, Distance learning

    Start date: 29 August 2022

    End date: 15 January 2023

    Application deadline: 19 April 2022

    Application code: UU-18202 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Flexible

    Selection: Final school grades (66%) - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (34%)

    Outline for distance course: The course is given as a net-based course. Assignments are submitted in the e-classroom on internet and you will receive personal feedback by the teacher. The course also includes other mandatory exercises. A forum for discussion is available.

    Number of mandatory meetings on campus: 0

    Number of voluntary meetings on campus: 0

    Registration: 29 July 2022 – 21 August 2022

  • Spring 2023, Mixed, 25%, Distance learning

    Start date: 16 January 2023

    End date: 4 June 2023

    Application deadline: 17 October 2022

    Application code: UU-68202 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Flexible

    Selection: Final school grades (66%) - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (34%)

    Outline for distance course: The course is given as a net-based course. Assignments are submitted in the e-classroom on internet and you will receive personal feedback by the teacher. The course also includes other mandatory exercises. A forum for discussion is available.

    Number of mandatory meetings on campus: 0

    Number of voluntary meetings on campus: 0

    Registration: Please contact the department.

Entry requirements: General entry requirements

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 16,250

Tuition fee, total: SEK 16,250

About the course

The course is about our opportunities to use the earth's resources sustainable and to work for a more just world. Identifying key issues, strategic choices and active leadership is the focus on the path to sustainable development. Issues about environmental problems and the future of humanity are discussed from a variety of perspectives, both global and local. For the in-depth assignment, you can choose a topic that allows you to devote yourself to a sustainability issue that engages you very much.

More information

Contact

Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Study counselling

Email: studievagledningcampusgotland@uadm.uu.se

Telephone: +46 498 10 82 45, +46 498 10 82 16