Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Archived Curricula Guide 2013–2014
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
MAAN7352 Environmental management 5 ECTS
Organised by
Geography
Person in charge
Sanna Mäki
Preceding studies
Participants should have BSc degree or equivalent studies completed and specialisation in geography or environmental studies. These criteria are applied when delimiting the number of participants (max. 20 participants).

Learning outcomes

The students understand how administrative, legal, political and economic structures influence environmental planning. They will learn the basics of ecosystem approach and adaptive management and their application in environmental management.

Contents

ADMINISTRATIVE FRAMEWORK: global agreements, regional (EU), national (Finnish environmental administration) and local (ELY-centres, municipalities) administration and stakeholder participation in environmental management.
SCIENTIFIC APPROACHES APPLIED IN PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT: Ecosystem approach and Adaptive management
CASE STUDIES: Every year a case example is defined in cooperation with institutions involved with the course.
COURSE OUTLINE: Introductory lectures, visits to or visitors from central organisations related to environmental management, field trip and workshops.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures
Group work
Independent work

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
Project / practical work
  • In English
Study journal / learning diary
  • In English
English:
Participation in classroom work and Project / practical work and Study journal / learning diary

Lectures, visits, group work & independent work, short presentations

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

MSc 1 or 2

Further information

The course is organised every second year; not offered in 2012-2013 (next time in 2013-2014).

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Science and Engineering
Faculty of Science and Engineering
2013–2014
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Geography and Geology
DP in Geology
DP in Geography
Finnish Study Modules