Climate change – Advanced level

Budapest University of Technology and Economics
LEVEL
Master
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
3
PERIOD
04/09/2023 to 22/01/2024

Course Description

The main aim of the course is to provide knowledge about environmental, social and economic issues regarding
climate change through the basics of physical evidences, international policies, impacts and consequences.

Subject area

Energy

Time format

weekly

Educational-info

Competences

The students are able to
• evaluate main challenges regarding climate change;
• understand the main connections between Eath’s climate system;
• identify feasible opitons of climate policy to tackle climate-related challenges;
• define specific local impacts of global climatic processes;
• reveal and understand local solutions and answers to climate change;
• explain all the above in an easily understandable way.

Prerequisites

none

Duration

28 h / 14 weeks

ECTS

3

Validation mode

Continuous control

Maximum number of students

25

Organizer

Partner

Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Faculty

Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences

Department

Department of Environmental Economics

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