The course familiarizes the student to the issue of climate change. In addition to providing the basic scientific knowledge base, the course reinforces the student’s understanding of climate change as a deep human and societal challenge and provides means to participate in resolving it.
The course has four contact sessions. In addition, the students meet in small study groups during the course period, online learning materials (self-study materials), 2 group projects and learning diary. Contact session, studygroup meetings and projects are only for the registered students.
The material is available for everyone to use online at mooc.helsinki.fi.
For further information about the course (e.g., timetable and registration) see the study programme.