Course Content

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The courses will be taught in English. The teaching staff is formed of internationally renowned experts from the disciplines of Economics, Human and Physical Geography.

The course contains modules in the subsequent fields of study:

  • Background Modules ensure students’ equal knowledge base
  • Core Modules introduce key concepts on sustainable transformation in Economics and Geography
  • Specialization Modules allow students to attain deeper knowledge in Economics as well as Human or Physical Geography and apply this knowledge to practical tasks
  • Methods and Analytics Modules train students in empirical and technical skills
  • different Electives allow for individual specialization and profile formation
  • an optional international semester in one of our international partner universities
  • the Interdisciplinary Colloquium and Master Thesis will conclude the course.

Specialisation modules will be taught in small groups, tailored to understanding and overcoming specific sustainability challenges.