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EU code
14.9 - Others - Social Sciences
2 - Master
Lund University, Sweden
Human Ecology
Master in Social Science, major Human Ecology: Culture, Power and Sustainability. 120 ECTS, full time.
Language requirements
If your first language is not English, you have to submit an internationally recognised test such as IELTS 6.0 with no part under 5.0, TOEFL 550 paper-based, 213 computer-based, 79 internet-based, Cambridge/Oxford Advanced Certificate of Proficiency or GCSE O-level. TOEFL code is 9520.
Academic requirements
Requirements for the Master programme in Human Ecology are a Bachelor’s degree equivalent to 180 higher education credits with at least 90 higher education credits in Human Ecology or another subject of relevance to the programme.
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The Master’s Programme Human Ecology: Culture, Power, and Sustainability (CPS), provides trans-disciplinary perspectives and analytical tools for communicating about problems of sustainability. It represents an important complement to technological and natural science approaches to sustainability by focusing on the cultural dimensions of consumption and resource use, cultural perceptions of environment and economy, and social science perspectives on the global distribution of environmental problems. A central aim is to help students develop skills in communicating across boundaries separating the discourses of different disciplines, cultural traditions, or the interests of business, politics, and social movements.
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24 months between Aug 30 2010 and Jun 10 2012
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