Arctic Biology – PhD Courses

ID Course Name Duration Start Date
AB-822 AB-822 Fluxes of Nutrients, Energy and Contaminants from Sea to Land (10 ECTS) Autumn semester (July), every second year. Next course: 2020 July 1, 2020
AB-840 AB-840 Climate Change Biology (10 ECTS) Spring semester (January–February), annually January 14, 2020
AB-838 AB-838 Life History Adaptations to Seasonality (10 ECTS) Spring semester (May–June), every second year. Cancelled in 2020
AB-837 AB-837 Seminars in Arctic Biology (2 ECTS) Every semester, annually.
AB-836 AB-836 Arctic Mycology (10 ECTS) Autumn semester (July–August), annually. Cancelled in 2020.
AB-834 AB-834 Underwater Robotics and Polar Night Biology (10 ECTS) Spring semester (January–February), every second year. Next course: 2021.
AB-833 AB-833 Freshwater Ecology of Arctic Lakes and Ponds (10 ECTS) Spring semester (February–March), annually. February 24, 2020
AB-832 AB-832 Arctic Marine Molecular Ecology (10 ECTS) Autumn semester (September–October), annually. September 9, 2020
AB-830 AB-830 Ecosystems in Ice Covered Waters (10 ECTS) Spring semester (April–May), every second year. Next course: 2021


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