IPY Polar Field School 2012

Applications to the fourth IPY Field School are now accepted. The course will run between 25 June – 13 July and only 25 highly qualified undergraduate and early graduate level students will be admitted. Application deadline is 1 April. The international and interdisciplinary IPY Field School is for undergraduate and early graduate level students. The course will focus on environmental change in the Polar areas based upon past, present and future research being done in the Arctic during and after the IPY. Unique field-training experience The field school is a hands-on interdisciplinary Arctic experience for the students, with field work and excursions, project work with poster presentation and career development lectures. The field school is a collaborative initiative between IPY Norway, UNIS, UArctic and the Association of Early Career Polar Scientists (APECS), and with financial support from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Course details

Academic level(s)Bachelor
Language of instructionEnglish
InstitutionUniversity Centre in Svalbard
Begin date25.06.2012
End date13.07.2012
Registration deadline-
ECTS credits0.0
Field schoolYes
Fields of study
Teaching placeSvalbard, Norway
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