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  1. Master's Degree in "Applied Geography and Spatial Planning". Directions: a) Management of Natural and Human Induced Risks and Disasters, b) European Policies, Planning and Spatial Development, c) Geo-informatics. Department of Geography. Faculty of Enviro

    Knowledge: • Have sufficient specialist knowledge in the particular disciplines of Management of natural and man-made disasters, European Policies, Planning and Development of Space and Geoinformatics.• Have a comprehensive understanding of the principles, theories, methodologies and practices of the Science of Geography and its interface with other disciplines, such as Environmental Sciences, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Information Technology and Area Planning.• Have the scientific bases for developing initiatives or interventions in the thematic areas of (a) Management of natural, technological and climate change risks, (b) Development and Management of Space in Europe, (c) the use of Geoinformatics technology for the analysis/solution of space problems.• Have the necessary scientific background for the promotion of innovation, both at research and professional level. Skills: • Implement easily, and with knowledge of the restrictions, theories and methodologies of the Science of Geography both in research and in scientific / professional tasks.• Build upon knowledge acquired on the design and implementation of interventions in space.• Document their scientific viewpoint utilising theories, methodologies and practices with which they are familiar in the context of their studies, as well as using arguments and critical approach.• Weigh, evaluate and interpret new developments in the thematic areas of specialization within the broad field of the science of Geography and related sciences.• Promote and seek ...

    Awarding bodyHarokopio University

    Category: Qualifications Location: Greece
  2. Master's Degree in "Management of Water Resources in the Mediterranean". Department of Forestry and Natural Environment Management. Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Technology. Technological Educational Institute of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace.

    The aim of this MSc (Master's Program) is the management and policies of Water Resources in the Mediterranean under conditions of water scarcity. The main aim of the Master Program is to provide education and knowledge on subjects such as: Conservation of Water Resources, Quality Control of Water, Water Policy and Legislation, Sustainable Power Features of urban and semi-urban areas in conditions of water scarcity, etc. ...

    Awarding bodyTechnological Educational Institute of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace

    Category: Qualifications Location: Greece
  3. Master's Degree in "Politics and Applied Methods for the Protection of the Environment". Department of Civil Engineering. Faculty of Engineering. Piraeus University of Applied Sciences (former Technological Educational Institute of Piraeus).

    Knowledge:The graduate of the MSc in "Policies and Applied Methods for the Protection of the Environment" explores key concepts, the methodological axes and, especially, implementation of environmental policies. Deepening in these items, not just in theory but - especially - in applied level is a key educational and research orientation of the Postgraduate Program which essentially differentiates it from all currently existing graduate programs in the Universities in the broader field of environmental sciences. In particular, for graduates with a basic degree from Departments and Schools of Engineering disciplines, the content of the Postgraduate Program significantly expands their professional and academic fields and gives them the background knowledge to be able to respond quickly to respective labour market and academic research needs, expanding their theoretical and practical knowledge on the environmental aspect of design and construction and how to protect the natural and human environment, both at the level of the corresponding techniques, and in terms of procedures and their implementation policies. Skills: The skills acquired by graduates based on curriculum are those of a specialized scientific staff who could either develop (or coordinate) an applied research program, or join directly the labour market and meet the growing business demand observed internationally in this field, both in the private and in the pu ...

    Awarding bodyPiraeus University of Applied Sciences Technological Educational Institute of Piraeus (T.E.I. of...

    Category: Qualifications Location: Greece
  4. Master's Degree in "Sustainable Development". Directions: a) Local Development, b) Environmental Management, c) Consumer Behaviour. Department of Home Economics and Ecology. Faculty of Environment, Geography and Applied Economics. Harokopio University.

    Knowledge:• Have specialised knowledge in the academic field of sustainable development and in particular in the fields of local development, environmental management and consumer education.• Demonstrate a critical understanding of the principles, theories, methodologies and practices of sustainable development as related to scientific disciplines linked with the interest of local development, consumer behaviour, environmental protection, local government, statistics, environmental planning and consumer protection.• Have increased critical understanding of the evolutionary dynamics and cutting-edge issues of sustainable development. Skills: • Implement fluently theories and methodologies of Sustainable Development in their research, studies and work in a critical and creative way.• Implement with originality knowledge acquired in the research, analysis and development of innovative solutions to complex, interdisciplinary and innovative issues related to local development, environmental management and consumer education.• Are able to evaluate, interpret and promote modern scientific research and studies in relation to Sustainable Development.• Articulate inductively in a scientifically justified way, solutions to complex and new issues and formulate valid judgments in light of current relevant social, economic, cultural and ethical dimensions.• Document their positions with specialist information and arguments, towards a specialised or non public, with clarity, efficiency and accuracy. Competences: • Continue ...

    Awarding bodyHarokopio University

    Category: Qualifications Location: Greece
  5. Master’s Degree in "Integrated Coastal Ζone Management". Department of Marine Sciences. Faculty of Environment. University of the Aegean.

    The graduates of the department: - Understand the basic principles and concepts of Oceanography. - Know the physical, chemical, biological, and geological processes of the coastal zone. - Understand the basic principles and concepts of fishing biology and managing the reserves of the marine biological resources. - Have basic knowledge about the structure and operation of coastal ecosystems.- Understand the interaction between the man and the coastal environment and the sea resources. - Know the biodiversity of the Mediterranean, the Ecosystems of Community interest and Priority in the coastal environment, along with the endangered species. - Identify the various forms of pollution, its sources, and routes of dispersal. - Know methods for identifying, taking precautions and treating with coastal geological hazards. - Have knowledge about environmental economics and environmental law with regard to the marine and coastal zone. - Combine the protection of biodiversity with sustainable development (e.g. diving tourism, fishing tourism) in the coastal environment with emphasis to island areas. - Apply integrated techniques for the approach and understanding of the processes of the coastal marine environment and the interactions between the land and sea area, with emphasis on the impacts of climate change. - Combine an integrated perception of marine and coastal environmental processes with an understanding of their socioeconomic impacts. - Apply methods and techniques for the ecological monitoring and analysis of ...

    Awarding bodyUniversity of the Aegean

    Category: Qualifications Location: Greece
  6. Master's Degree in "Environmental Sciences". Department of Environment. Faculty of Environment. University of the Aegean.

    The learners at a level of knowledge: (a) Have increased specialised knowledge about environmental science, which includes sufficient data from cutting edge scientific developments and constitutes the basis for original thinking, research and professional activity, (b) demonstrate critical understanding of the principles, theories, methodologies and practices of environmental science, as well as of its interconnection with other cognitive fields, and (c) have increased critical understanding of the evolutionary dynamics and of the cutting edge subjects of environmental science. At skill level, the learners: (a) easily apply the theories and methodologies of environmental science in their research, study and work with a critical and creative manner, (b) apply with originality the knowledge acquire to research, analysis, and development of innovative solutions in composite, interdisciplinary and innovative issues, (c) are capable of evaluating, interpreting, and promoting modern scientific research and studies in their field of study, (d) articulate with a deductive and scientifically documented manner, solutions for modern and new issues and formulate valid judgement taking into consideration the various relevant social, financial, cultural and moral aspects, and (e) document their views using specialised information and arguments, to specialised audience or laymen, with clarity, sufficiency, and accuracy. At competence level: (a) they continue developing with autonomy their knowledge and competences at a ...

    Awarding bodyUniversity of the Aegean

    Category: Qualifications Location: Greece
  7. Master’s Degree in "Environmental Education". Department of Pre-school Education and Educational Design. Faculty of Humanities. University of the Aegean.

    KNOWLEDGE- The graduates of the PSP have specialised knowledge of theoretical and practical orientation, that relate to the environment and sustainable development in the context of modern learning theories, as well as of pedagogical and educational views. - They have a systematic perception of the environment, through the lens of its natural, financial, social, and cultural dimension, while at the same time approaching the basic segments of the educational sciences, in an effort to combine formal, non-formal, informal and lifelong learning with the environment and sustainable development. - They have advanced and specialised knowledge about the subject of the research in the field of education for the environment and sustainable development, both at a level of theoretical framework and at an application level, with the purpose of recording the existing state of play, the generation of new ideas, the development of innovative educational methods and techniques, the improvement and design of programmes for the education and training of educators and other professional groups of the population, and for the support of pedagogics, Education about the Environment, and Sustainable Development. SKILLS- The graduates of the PSP can apply with ease and evaluate educational and communication programmes about the environment and sustainable development, within the context of the formal, non-formal, and informal education, and based on the promotion of intergenerational communication and interaction, which reflects and re ...

    Awarding bodyUniversity of the Aegean

    Category: Qualifications Location: Greece
  8. Master's Degree in "Conservation Biology and Environmental Policy". Department of Environment. Faculty of Environment. University of the Aegean.

    Theoretical and practical knowledge of the structure, dynamics, and operation of the Socio-Ecologic Systems. Focus on the fundamental biospheric processes of the earth environment (Earth - System) in the paired dimension of Human - Natural interactions. Emphasis on the study of basic and applied aspects of the Ecology and Political science, of the natural and anthropogenic parameters of the natural (land and marine) environment, of the financial, social, and administrative knowhow for the management of living and natural resources and the promotion of modern methods for the administration and management of bodies related to the economy and natural space in terms of sustainability. The purpose is to acquire skills for the analysis of complicated systems, such as human ecosystems, including their familiarization with tools that allow the analysis of a situation and the taking of decisions using multiple systems, such as Decision Support Systems, simulation models, multicriteria methods, etc. In addition, the competence of understanding and dealing with complex environmental problems and impacts of the planet change, both with regard to its natural dimensions - climate change, change of land uses, loss of biodiversity, - and with regard to the social ones - globalisation of the economy, markets, international and European relations, environmental governance - as well as of the potential, opportunities and obstacles coming from the planet change for the natural environment and human activities. ...

    Awarding bodyUniversity of the Aegean

    Category: Qualifications Location: Greece
  9. Master's Degree in "Ecological Engineering and Climatic Change". Department of Environment. Faculty of Environment. University of the Aegean.

    KNOWLEDGE: The graduates of the PSP acquire specialised knowledge in the cognitive field of Ecological Engineering and Climate Change, with emphasis on the analysis and management of systems for the management of natural resources, solid and liquid wastes, gaseous emissions, as well as energy systems and the resulting climate change. The cognitive field covers the basic principles of ecology, of environmental engineering, of human behaviour and social dynamics concerning issues related to the function and interconnection with the ecosystems and the environment, and the graduates are capable of understanding and assimilating the basic principles and theories in an integrated context. SKILLS: The graduates acquire the necessary skills to apply the basic principles of theories and methodologies for the recoding and imprinting, the analysis, management, management, operation, design, and improvement of environmental systems in a dynamic interconnection with the operation of the ecosystems, the functions of society, and of the industrial activity. This effort is based both on the theoretical and on the experimental investigation of problems, on the effort to reduce environmental impacts, on treating them, and on the search for different, better, methodologies, and practices for management and design. The results must be deductively documented, offering solutions and formulating valid judgment in agreement with the social, financial, cultural and value dimensions. The undertaking of the Dissertation allows the ...

    Awarding bodyUniversity of the Aegean

    Category: Qualifications Location: Greece
  10. Master's Degree in "Geography and Applied Geo-Informatics". Department of Geography. Faculty of Social Sciences. University of the Aegean.

    Upon acquiring the Master's Degree, the holder acquires the necessary scientific and technological knowledge, competences, and skills on Geography and Applied Geoinformatics. Specifically, in direction A: "Applied Geoinformatics in Anthropogeography and Spatial Design", postgraduate students acquire the following competences: - think of space and under anthropogeographical terms, and develop deep knowledge and understanding regarding basic and advanced anthropogeographic concepts and design concepts for space;- apply methods of geoinformatics to investigate anthropogeographic subjects / phenomena and procedures; - register anthropogeographic phenomena in maps, analyse them and draw conclusions; - communicate the results of their research using combinations of the methods (e.g. written, orally, through graphics and maps), depending on the anthropogeographic subject, the purpose and the audience addressed; - correlate and combine concepts and theories with the empirical act, by putting emphasis on geoinformatics applications; - acquire experience by using methods and procedures of geoinformatics, useful in the labour market and for future employment; - become capable, critical, and creative users of the anthropogeographical research methods, in order to become informed, responsible, and active citizens, and contribute to the development of an environmentally and financially sustainable socially just world. In direction B: "Applied Geoinformatics in the Management of the Natural Environment and Risks", postgradua ...

    Awarding bodyUniversity of the Aegean

    Category: Qualifications Location: Greece

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