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Natural Resources Management, 2020


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Natural Resources Management and Economics
Natural Resources Management 5
Bioeconomics 5  
Research Methodology 5
Basics in GIS 4
Leadership and Communication
Professional Digital Communication 3
Leadership and Project Management 4
Participatory Processes and Conflict Management 4
Degree Thesis 5
Degree Thesis 10  
Degree Thesis 15  
ECTS credits per period / semester / academic year 30 30 15.5 14.5 15 15 7.8 7.8 5.2 5.2 5.2 7.5 7.5 5 5 5

Due to the timing of optional and elective courses, credit accumulation per semester / academic year may vary.


The studies in Natural Resources Management has a special focus on bioeconomy, i.e., the use of renewable natural resources for producing food, energy, products and services.You will obtain skills in participatory processes and conflict management in the field of natural resource management. You will also gain advanced project management and leadership skills and be able to improve your communication skills. The degree title is Master of Natural Resources.

The studies comprise 60 ECTS (30 ECTS consist of 7 courses and 30 ECTS of the thesis) and are completed in two years. The major part of the studies and instruction is conducted using a learning platform. The thesis work is realized as a research and development project related to working life.