Biodiversity, Evolution and Ecology degree offered by the University of Bergen covers themes that range from the biology of single organisms to biogeographical patterns, and you can immerse yourself in both theoretical and applied research. Through choosing your own subjects and working independently, you will acquire scientific competence. By working on the masters project you will learn to work in a scientific manner.
After completing the study you will have a working knowledge of scientific methods and have developed the ability for critical thinking based upon knowledge of the subjects. Thesis topics can be drawn from fields such as behavioral ecology, biodiversity, biogeography, evolutionary biology, quantitative ecology, landscape ecology, paleoecology, parasitology, population biology, population genetics, taxonomy and systematics, vegetation history, and pollen analysis.
The program will qualify you well for relevant work in public administration, the business world, the school system, and for PhD study.
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- Biological Data Analysis and Research Design
- Current Topics in Biodiversity, Evolution and Ecology
- Evolutionary Biology
- General Parasitology
- 24 months
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The semester fee is NOK 590
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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