Resources and Sustainability

Course Resources and Sustainability Instructor Dr. Sabine Sané sabine.sane[at]ucf.uni-freiburg.de Prerequisites Introduction to EES and/or Introduction to Governance Corresponding Module Global Cycles of Matter and Material,  Specialization Option: EES I or II, Advanced GOV I or II, Elective The growing human footprint on our planet is clearly shown by the enormous consumption of renewable (e.g. biomass…

Environmental Planning

Course Environmental Planning in response to climate change Instructor Dr. Arian Mahzouni (WS 19/20) Prerequisites Introduction to EES Corresponding Module Humans and the Environment, Specialization Option EES I or II In response to climate change and resource depletion, there is a global challenge to make our cities more sustainable and resilient. The solutions to current…

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Course Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Instructor Dr. Steffen Vogt (WS 19/20) steffen.vogt[at]geographie.uni-freiburg.de Prerequisites none Corresponding Module Analytical Methods, Specialization Option EES I or II Specialization Option C+H I or II, Quantitative and Qualitative Methods (Governance), Electives Managing and interpreting spatial information using Geographic Information Systems Geographic Information Systems (GIS) refer to the collection, analysis, storage…

Natural Heritage Interpretation

Course Natural Heritage Interpretation Instructor Dr. Sabine Sané, Dr. Anna Chatel (SS 19) sabine.sane[at]ucf.uni-freiburg.de Prerequisites Introduction to EES Corresponding Module Observing Nature, Elective To preserve the value of nature, it is important to first observe nature and then to communicate it’s unique value to others. In this course we will observe nature by going out…

EES Modular Structure

The major consists of a host of modules. You “cross off” modules as your studies advance by taking courses which fit the module requirements. For some modules, there is only one corresponding course. These tend to be the basic modules and the respective courses are also obligatory for all EES students. Then there are the…

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Thanks to the help of prior and current EES majors, we all have access to this growing catalogue of interesting courses offered at our university. So, thanks to you as well for collaborating with us on this Wiki! Go ahead and enter the course in the form below.

EES Trajectories @Abroad

This section is still under construction. Over the years, LAS students have had the opportunity to study abroad in different countries. Here you will find courses that EES majors have taken when they were abroad!

Related Courses @Uni Freiburg

You have made to our Wiki on courses by other departments at the University of Freiburg. As UCF students we are also eligible for many courses taught at the University. Therefore, we are collaboratively collecting information on those courses we consider relevant and interesting to our field. We hope this catalogue will continue to grow…

Courses @UCF

Below you will find all EES courses which are offered at UCF. There are basic courses all EES majors have to take and advanced courses which you can choose more freely according to your interests in order to meet the module requirements. You can only take one course per module. If there are different courses…

Ecology: From Genetic Adaptions to Communities

Course Ecology: From Genetic Adaptions to Communities Instructor Dr. Volker Nehring (WS19/20) Prerequisites Introduction to EES Corresponding Module Ecology, Advanced Life Sciences I, II or III, Elective All biological processes are affected by ecological interactions, and so are we as humans, part of a complex global network. The course is designed to advance the students’…