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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MAAN7354 Global change 5 op
Organised by
Person in charge
Jukka Käyhkö

Learning outcomes

The changing earth is studied as a complex, dynamic system with special emphasis on the variability and changes of the system and its components on different spatio-temporal scales under human influence. In addition to purely environmental approach, current understanding of the interplay between the natural environment and societies will be deciphered, including themes such as sustainability.


Student will learn and understand components, processes and the institutional frameworks in the science of global change via lectures, reading list and group discussions/presentations, plus individual essay writing.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
  • In English
Participation in classroom work
  • In English


Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

Reading list.

Further information

The course is organised every second year, not organized 2014-2015

Belongs to following study modules

Maantieteen ja geologian laitos
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Maantieteen ja geologian laitos
Development Studies