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Qualification: Professional bachelor's degree in environmental protection (no legal status)

Professional bachelor's degree in environmental protection (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Students will be able to:

(general competences)

  • analyse, synthesise and anticipate solutions and consequences in the field of environmental protection,
  • keep records of and define environmental problems, analyse problems and prepare technically justified solutions,
  • develop communication skills and abilities, particularly communication in the international environment,
  • apply scientific methods to the addressing of technical problems,
  • apply acquired knowledge in practice,
  • develop a responsible attitude towards quality assurance in their own work,

(subject-specific competences)

  • demonstrate familiarity with and understanding of the history of environmental movements and environmental policy and the concepts involved,
  • demonstrate familiarity with an understanding of chemical, physical and biological processes, concepts and technologies,
  • demonstrate understanding of legislation in the field of environmental protection and links with other knowledge from the field when addressing legal problems relating to environmental protection,
  • demonstrate understanding of environmental impact assessments,
  • make assessments of the state of the environment at the local, national and international levels, draw up background documentation for decision-making,
  • evaluate nature and procedures to determine the status of a valuable natural feature at the technical and administrative levels,
  • demonstrate understanding of the economic policy of environmental protection and links with other knowledge from the field of environmental protection,
  • demonstrate understanding of the importance and forms of public cooperation in decision-making (co-decision-making) on environmental matters,
  • use ICT and information sources with an emphasis on online public databases and EU services.

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  • Matura or
  • vocational matura; or
  • school-leaving examination under any four-year secondary school programme.

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Examination performance is graded as follows: 10 (excellent); 9 (very good: above-average knowledge but with some mistakes); 8 (very good: solid results); 7 (good); 6 (adequate: knowledge satisfies minimum criteria); 5–1 (inadequate). In order to pass an examination, a candidate must achieve a grade between adequate (6) and excellent (10).

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Second-cycle master's study programmes (SQF level 8)

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B&B Visokošolski zavod Kranj

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In order to complete the programme, students must complete all course units prescribed by the programme, successfully complete at least 70 hours of practical training, and write and successfully defend a bachelor's thesis.

NQF Level: 
7
Access requirements: 
  • Matura or
  • vocational matura; or
  • school-leaving examination under any four-year secondary school programme.
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In order to complete the programme, students must complete all course units prescribed by the programme, successfully complete at least 70 hours of practical training, and write and successfully defend a bachelor's thesis.