Chair UC

UNESCO Chair in Biodiversity Safeguard for Sustainable Development


Course unit Ecoliteracy

Language of instruction: English

Duration: June 12-23 (2nd Semester)
ECTS Credits: 6.0
Level: 2nd Cycle
Why is this course different? It was thought for students who like to be challenged, look for creative solutions, exchange views and experiences towards a more sustainable world.
If you're interested in the most urgent environmental problems that our planet faces and – most important - If you want to contribute to a more sustainable future and a more active environmental citizenship, this course welcomes your participation.

The classes will take place in the Botanic Garden of the University of Coimbra.
Module 1 - Agricultural production and nutrition
Module 2 - Urban ecology and quality of life
Module 3 - Soil and Sustainable Production
Module 4 - Climate change and its impacts
Module 5 - Conservation and sustainably use the oceans
Module 6 - Biodiversity and Conservation

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