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Climate Change And Global Sustainability

School for International Training

M.A.
12 months
Duration
43500 USD/year
43500 USD/year
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About

During this Climate Change And Global Sustainability program at the School for International Training you’ll travel the globe as you examine the impacts of climate change and innovations and policies to combat them. 

Overview

During this Climate Change And Global Sustainability program at the School for International you’ll examine current global environmental governance and consider opportunities for effective climate action in a rapidly changing world.

Starting in Iceland, you’ll be introduced to climate science, assessment methods, and energy and climate policy. You’ll see Iceland’s energy alternatives to fossil fuels as well as its methods for reducing carbon dioxide output. 

You’ll also discover Iceland’s core policies of environmental governance and changing geopolitical role as a leader in energy innovation as part of Europe.

Career Areas

  • Community Development
  • Economic Development
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Nonprofit and NGO Management
  • Nonprofits and NGOs
  • Policy Advocacy

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Science of Global Climate Change
  • Political Economy of Sustainable Development and Environmental Change
  • Climate Change Methods and Impact Assessment in the Arctic
  • Energy and Climate Policy in Iceland
  • Climate Change and Sustainable Livelihoods
  • Natural Resources Management in an Era of Environmental Change
  • Social and Ecological Methods on Tropical Coasts

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority Deadline: January 31

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • US bachelor’s degree or an equivalent that demonstrates academic ability
  • Demonstrated English language ability 
  • Intercultural and professional experience
  • Demonstrated ability to use experience as a source of learning

Tuition Fee

  • International

    43500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    43500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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