Environmental and Climate Change 2019/2020 (15 credits)

Spring 2020, 100 %, Campus

Start date: 20 January 2020

End date: 22 March 2020

Application Deadline: 15 October 2019

Enrolment Code: UU-68203 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Visby

Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 165 credits)

Entry Requirements: 15 credits in environmental science, earth science or biology.


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 32500

Tuition fee, total: SEK 32500

About the course:

The course inspects environmental and climate change during the latest glacial period (ca. 100,000 years before present). Natural environmental records as well as vegetation and landscape development over time are studied as evidence for environmental and climate change. Influence of man's activities on terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems with focus on environmental contaminants and also contaminated soil and water.

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Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Fax: 018-471 2592

Study Counselling

E-mail: studievagledningcampusgotland@uadm.uu.se

Telephone: +46 498 108 245, +46 498 108 216