Slovenia, Ljubljana

Environmental Protection

when 4 July 2016 - 16 July 2016
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 800

This summer school is a joint initiative of University of Ljubljana (Slovenia), University of University Brescia (Italy) and University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences - BOKU (Austria) universities. It brings together students and academic staff from partner institutions in the beautiful city of Ljubljana to study and discuss environmental issues in an interactive and intensive way.
LET 2016 "Environmental Protection" is a 3 week programme, first week students will attend courses online, next 2 weeks they will stay in Ljubljana and listen to international lecturers about negotiation, economics, natural science, ...

Course leader

prof. dr. Andreja Žgajnar Gotvajn, University of Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Target group

Ph.D. students and also master students who are interested in further doctoral study.

Course aim

•To develop a comprehensive environment for a European program addressing in particular trans- boundary environmental problems.
•To provide a sound basis for effective measures strategies and policies to address environmental problems nationally and regionally; and
•To inform the participants and raise awareness about our common responsibility for the environment.

Credits info

The total workload is measured at 5 ECTS credits. This includes attendance at all lectures and seminars, presentation and successful completion of the final assay.

Fee info

EUR 800: 20 students from partner universities are free of tuition. For the rest tuition is 800 Euro and covers study materials, organized field trips and accommodation in double rooms with breakfast and lunch. For those which are not present at Summer school but are participating on long distance, 300 Euro must be paid.