MESPOM Programme, Year 1 (CEU, Budapest; UAegean, Lesvos )

The 1st semester at CEU (September - January, 24 ECTS credits) introduces key subjects of environmental sciences, policy and management in order to "bridge" various initial competences resulting from a variety of backgrounds and experiences and to provide the students with the fundamental skills and knowledge necessary for further mastering the field. Semester 1 starts with an introductory week including an induction session at lake Balaton where the students are trained in intercultural communications and discuss their visions for the Course with the faculty.

From Academic Year 2017-2018:

The 2nd semester 2/a at CEU in Budapest (January - April, 20 ECTS credits) includes both mandatory and elective units covering a range of subjects in environmental sciences, policy and management.

Semester 2/b at UofA in Lesvos, Greece (April- June, 16 ECTS credits), Land, Water, Ecosystems inlcudes courses on biodiversity, water, waste and land management including GIS and modelling tools.

The course list is as follows: 

*Assessment, Modelling and Scenarios for Ecosystems Management (mandatory)

5 of 6 of the following courses need to be selected:

*Sustainable Tourism

*Aquatic Pollution and Wastewater Management

*Freshwater Resources: Natural systems, Human Impact and Conservation

*Air Pollution & Climate Change

*Environmental Applications of GIS: Spatial Analysis and Modelling; Intro to Geospatial Analysis @ CEU (or equivalent) a prerequisite

*Applied Ecology; Introduction to Environmental Sciences @ CEU a prerequisite

Detailed information about the study programme of the first two semesters is available through the CEU course hub.