A masters is awarded to students who have completed postgraduate level study in a specific field of study or area of professional practice while demonstrating a high level of mastery during the process.
Communication courses enhance students’ skills in this specific area and prepares them for a wide range of careers. The skills used throughout this process may be used in a wide variety of career fields, offering students an unparalleled freedom when it comes to selecting a job.
Sweden (Sverige) is the largest of the Nordic countries, with a population of about 9.5 million. It borders Norway and Finland and is connected to Denmark via the bridge of Öresund (Öresundsbron). Sweden has a strong tradition of being an open, yet discreet country.
Uppsala is the administrative city of the Archbishop off the Church of Sweden. The city is located in Uppsala County and is the 4th largest in the country. It is home to the oldest tertiary education institution in Scandinavia, the Uppsala University.
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In the Master's Program - Environmental Communication and Management we learn how to understand communication processes, to create communicative strategies for environmental changes, organize collective action and mediate in environmental conflicts in a constructive way. [+]
Master's Program - Environmental Communication and Management
Practical work in the field of natural resource management and sustainable development also involves communication. How can we manage conflicting interests between people and organizations?
Communication plays an important role in the facilitation of sustainable management of natural resources and environmental issues. In the ECM program, we learn how to understand communication processes, to create communicative strategies for environmental changes, organize collective action and mediate in environmental conflicts in a constructive way.
To work in practice with environmental change and sustainable development mean to work with people and communication. Communication is involved in all environmental issues: industries’ adaptation of environmental technology, governmental protection of wildlife, international governmental agreements etc. Companies, governmental agencies, and environmental organizations are demanding people with professional skills in environmental communication. To facilitate sustainable development, society needs to know about e.g. plants, soils and water. But that is not enough. We also need to know how to coordinate different resource users, how to motivate consumers to adopt an environmental technology, and how to manage environmental conflicts.... [-]