Master in Water and Coastal Management

General

Program Description

Overview

The program main goals are: Development of a structured and integrated cooperation in Marine and Environmental Sciences Higher Education field in order to plan and implement a Master program leading to a joint degree “Joint Master” issued by the universities where the student has pursued the studies (minimum of two institutions of the consortium); Improve and promote worldwide the European High Education Level in the field of Water and Coastal Management, in cooperation with interested parts; Join resources and fill gaps between field studies, the academia, the governance bodies and economic agents; Promote an interdisciplinary advanced training and education in order to create skills and competencies to the future generation of researchers and managers in Water and Coastal Management; Promote students and teachers mobility in the context of MSc program, allowing the students to benefit from different competencies, experiences, and capacities of consortium partners.

Course Structure

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Freshwater Management I

6

17271000

Freshwater Management II

6

17271001

Environmental Management I

6

17271002

Coastal Management I

6

17271003

Coastal Management II

6

17271004

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Freshwater Management III

10

17271005

Coastal Management III

10

17271006

Environmental Management II

10

17271007

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Research Project and Dissertation

30

17271008

Curricular Unit

Ects

Code

Research Project and Dissertation

30

17271009

Last updated Jul 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