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MAAN7315 Marine and coastal spatial planning 5 ECTS
Organised by
Geography
Person in charge
Risto Kalliola
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2017–2018 X
Preceding studies
Sufficient studies in geography and geoinformatics. Interest and studies in marine and coastal issues.

General description

This is a course about anthropogenic pressures and spatial planning in marine and coastal environments. The focus is in the Baltic Sea but the topic is generally applicable in also other areas. The course is organized jointly by the Department of Geography and Geology of the University of Turku and Environmental and Marine Biology of the Åbo Akademi University.

Learning outcomes

After completing this course, students will have theoretical and methodological skills to tackle with real-world challenges around this topic.

Contents

Students learn to address at the same time aspects of the natural environment, human livelihood and use pressures. The course offers theoretical and methodological expertise that is relevant to marine and coastal planning from both scientific and practical-legislative perspectives.

Teaching methods

Lectures, individual work and group work. Also visits to some institutes and field work. The course requires rather much from the student. Students are expected not to have other time-demanding activities during the most intensive period of this course.

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Study journal / learning diary
  • In English
Exercise(s)
  • In English
Seminar
  • In English

Lecture diary, student assignment reports, seminars. The course requires severe commitment; for example participation in all course assemblages is compulsory and study assignments will take a lot of time.

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Geography and Geology
Department of Biology
2017–2018
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Department of Geography and Geology
DP in Geology
DP in Geology
DP in Geography
DP in Geography
Finnish Study Modules