Master in Marine Biological Resources

General

Program Description

Overview

International Master in Marine Biological Resources covers a wide, yet consistent, range of subjects related to the sustainable use of marine biological resources. With an emphasis on marine biological and ecological processes, the program links the biology of marine organisms and environmental studies with subjects in marine policy and planning.

This master offers, besides a wide variety of courses in the Thematic Modules, also a series of jointly developed activities.

Course Structure

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Marine Policy and Governance

3

18361000

Marine Genomics

3

18361001

Quantitative Methods in Marine Science

6

18361002

Oceanography

6

18361003

Marine Ecology

6

18361004

Marine GIS and Spatial Planning

3

18361005

Transferable Skills

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3

18361006

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Professional Internship

12

18361007

Option 1.2

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18

18361008

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Summer School

6

18361009

Dissertation Project

6

18361010

Option 2.1

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18

18361011

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Dissertation

30

18361012

Last updated August 2019

About the School

The University of Algarve (Portugal) is a young public university, with a student population close to 8,000 and employs over 700 academics. In these last three decades, the University of Algarve has c ... Read More

The University of Algarve (Portugal) is a young public university, with a student population close to 8,000 and employs over 700 academics. In these last three decades, the University of Algarve has consolidated the link established with the regional business and with the public and private organizations, encouraging the transfer of knowledge and contributing to sustainable development with a positive impact across the community. Read less