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Examination Course in Environmental Science

Master's level | 60 credits | Course code: ES2510 | Sustainability related
Autumn 2020
100% Day
Period: 31 August 2020 - 4 June 2021
2) Only EU/EEA citizens and students with approved residence permit in Sweden can apply

About the Course

In the Examination course, you carry out an independent assignment work under the guidance of one of our teachers. During the course, you get both general guidance together with your classmates and individual supervision during the work. You present your thesis both in a written report and orally at a seminar. The result of the examination is based on participation in the literature course, the report and the seminar.

You can also choose to perform graduate work in environmental science with emphasis in one of the following areas:

- Earth Sciences (ES2514), 60 hec

- Chemistry (ES2515), 60 hec

For the courses with special emphasis, please contact the student counsellor for the notification and additional information.

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Requirements and Selection

Requirements: A Bachelor of Science (biology, chemistry, earth science, environmental science-natural science, physics) or equivalent, and at least 30 credits within environmental science-natural science out of which at least 15 credits are at advanced level. Applicants must prove their knowledge of English: English 6/English B from Swedish Upper Secondary School or the equivalent level of an internationally recognized test, for example TOEFL, IELTS.

Selection: Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 225 credits.

Tuition Fee

Application fee: 900 SEK
Full course cost: 119 000 SEK
First payment: 59 500 SEK

EU/EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students do not pay fees. More information on: http://www.universityadmissions.se

Study Guidance

Karin Karlson
Phone: +46-31-786 2705
Email: environmentalscience@bioenv.gu.se
Visiting address: Carl Skottsbergs Gata 22 B (Botanical building)


Department of Biological & Environmental Sciences
Box 463
40530 Göteborg
Visiting address: Medicinaregatan 18

Course that is sustainability-focused where at least one of the learning outcomes clearly shows that the course content meets one of the current sustainability criteria. The content with a focus on sustainability must also, in accordance with the criteria, constitute the course's main focus

Course that is sustainability-related where at least one of the learning outcomes clearly shows that the course content meets one of the current sustainability criteria.

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