The Arctic Centre of the University of Groningen presents an advanced multidisciplinary course for Master and Ph.D. students who are interested in the polar regions. One week full time education in Groningen, an evaluation of a paper and a visit to a science symposium organised by the Willem Barentsz Polar Institute in Utrecht.
Focussing on the human dimension in a extreme environment, vulnerable and changing under global warming. Themes like habitation, exploitation, exploration and governance are developed from a historical perspective to future scenarioâ€™s with key lectures, discussions, literature evaluations and short presentations.
First week full time presence required in Groningen, Aweg 30
Bring your own laptop with wireless
Symposium 14 December 2011 in Utrecht
Total study load 2 ECTS
Potential extension with 8 ECTS Polar Ecology or individual programme
Costs: â‚¬ 100,- for Ph.D. students, free for master students.
More information: www.arctic-centre.nl