Ecology is a field of study that spotlights the role of science in helping to protect and preserve the environment. Graduates of an ecology-focused program may be able to work for government, non-profit, and academic institutions, helping to study and teach ecological theory and applications.
The Czech Republic, is a landlocked country in Central Europe. The country is bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the north. Its capital and largest city, with 1.3 million inhabitants, is Prague.
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The programme extends a successful Quantitative Ecology Module lead by prof. Jan Lepš, running since 2011. [+]
The programme extends a successful Quantitative Ecology Module lead by prof. Jan Lepš, running since 2011.
Students will be trained in modern ecology research. The courses are focused on ecological theory and analysis as well as interpretation of ecological data using modern computational approaches. The workload is about five courses per semester.
Strong emphasis is laid on the students' own research; almost half the credits are awarded for a research project to be conducted throughout the entire two years of study, and will be the basis of the Master Thesis. The best projects will likely be published with the student as the first author. The lecturers and Thesis supervisors lead high-quality research, often in close collaboration with Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences.... [-]