Universitat de Barcelona

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES (2022-2023)

General information

Qualification awarded: Master (Degree Universitat Barcelona)
Management:
  • Muñoz Gracia, Isabel
Number of credits: 60,00
Length of course (in academic years): 1
Mode of delivery (face-to-face/ blended/ distance): Distance
Centre responsible : Faculty Of Biology
In-company placement(s): No
Enrolment fee:
  • 2.950,00 €
  • An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
Classes begin: 10/3/2022

Courses of postgraduate course that integrate the master or postgraduate degree and that can be processed separately
ENVIRONMENTAL ANALYSIS (2022-2023)
ENVIRONMENTAL DIAGNOSIS (2022-2023)
RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES (2022-2023)
ENVIRONMENTAL COMMUNICATION AND EDUCATION (2022-2023)

Objectives and admission

Learning objectives:
- To acquire a global perspective on the main vectors that define the environment and determine the sustainability of the way in which it is used: ecology, sound, water, waste, atmosphere and soil.
- To acquire knowledge in one of the following specializations: Environmental Diagnosis, Renewable Energies or Communication and Environmental Education

Specialization in Environmental Diagnosis
- To learn to use tools for environmental analysis, diagnosis and management.
- To develop skills to design environmental management systems.
- To acquire the knowledge required to design preventive and corrective measures for natural resource sustainability.
- To learn the techniques and regulations associated with the environmental assessment of plans, projects and programmes, and to learn to define strategies for minimizing environmental impact.

Specialization in Renewable Energy Sources
- To learn the sources of renewable energies and the technologies for their exploitation.
- To acquire the basic knowledge and skills to plan and manage renewable energy projects.
- Receive specialist technical training to assess the energy efficiency of processes and facilities and to optimize the use of resources.
- To understand the legal framework of renewable energy use.
- To learn to measure the environmental impact of renewable energy facilities.

Specialization in Communication and Environmental Education
- To learn to identify and analyse resources and equipment for environmental education.
- To receive training to design and carry out environmental education programmes and projects.
- To understand the specific concepts and techniques of environmental communication.
- To learn to assess environmental communication and education programmes.
- Learn to define the necessary strategies to consolidate a social commitment to the environment through participation.

Recommended applicant profiles and admission requirements:
Master's degree:
- Holders of bachelor's degrees, pre-EHEA degrees and diplomas, engineering degrees and technical engineering degrees.
- Professionals with experience in environmental, communication, education or renewable energies.

Postgraduate degrees:
- Holders of bachelor's degrees, pre-EHEA degrees and diplomas, engineering degrees and technical engineering degrees.
- Professionals with a knowledge of the environment who are looking to specialize in environmental management, renewable energy, environmental education, communication and participation.

Students without a university qualification who take the master's or postgraduate degree receive a university extension diploma; if they take the certificate of expertise, they obtain a university extension certificate.

Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:
The course is also open to students with no prior university education, who will acquire the same knowledge and skills and receive a specific qualification for their learner group. Information on the access requirements and other conditions can be obtained from the course directors.

Date on which pre-enrolment begins: 5/2/2022
Date on which pre-enrolment ends: 9/30/2022

Further information

FACULTY OR SCHOOL WHERE THE COURSE IS TAUGHT

Name of individual or institution: IUSC - Centre d'estudis superiors
Address: C/ Fontanella, 19 08010 Barcelona Espanya
Email address: info@iusc.es
Webpage: http://www.iusc.es/contacto-ub
Telephone: 934125455

Observations: Telephone service from 9.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. and from 3.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.


FOR FURTHER ENQUIRIES

Name of individual or institution: IUSC - Centre d'estudis superiors
Address: C/Fontanella, 19, pral. 08010 Barcelona Espanya
Email address: info@iusc.es
Webpage: http://www.iusc.es/contacto-ub
Telephone: 93 4125455

Observations: Open to the public from 9.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. and from 3.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.