Master of Science in Marine and Lacustrine Science and Management
 Study programme - Overview

The two year programme consists of a total of at least 120 ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System). For all course contents please see here.

                                                

NEW Programme starting 2018-2020 is published below:

Core courses

From the courses listed below, students must obtain 36 ECTS.

Choice 1 Field Courses

Different field courses will be organized from which the student must choose one (3 credits).
From the courses listed below, students must obtain 3 ECTS.

Choice 2 Monsoon school

From 2018-2019 onwards we will organise a Monsoon school. Students can choose to follow the Monsoon school, to follow another summer school for 6 ECTS, or to follow other courses for 6 ECTS from any Belgian Master programme. From the courses listed below, students must obtain 6 ECTS.

  • Monsoon School (6 ECTS)
  • Summer School (6ECTS)
  • Free elective courses (6 ECTS) - choice must be approved by exam commission

 

Broadening courses

From the courses listed below, students must obtain 12 ECTS.

 

Supporting courses

From the courses listed below, students must choose at least 9 ECTS.

 

Major

One major to choose out of 4 specializations, consisting of 24 ECTS compulsory courses.

Major 1 Global Change Impacts on Ecology and Biodiversity

Major 2 Conservation Biology and Ecosystem Management

Major 3 Environmental Impact and Remediation

Major 4 Marine and Lacustrine Geosciences

 

Master thesis (30 ECTS)

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More information on the courses can also be found on the VUB website.



                                                                                              

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