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POSGRADO EN GESTIÓN INTEGRADA DE ÁREAS COSTERAS TROPICALES (MASTER IN INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT OF TROPICAL COASTAL AREAS )

Type
Master (ISCED 2011 level 7)
Language

Spanish

Duration 4 semesters
Entry level Bachelor
Cost 421.48 euros costa ricans, 1009.41 euros foreign per semester

The integrated management of tropical coastal areas is a dynamic and continuous, multidisciplinary and participatory process that links government, community and sciences (refers to all knowledge from the Social Sciences, Natural Sciences and traditional knowledge), in order to have a balance between the environment and the economic, social, cultural, recreational and legal in the coastal area. Its success depends on the effectiveness of governance, transparency and inter-organizational links.

Structural components
Thesis/Dissertation
Practical/Field work

Application procedure

- Admission form

https://www.sep.ucr.ac.cr/images/PDF_ADMISION/SolicitudAdmision.pdf

- Reference letter

https://www.sep.ucr.ac.cr/images/PDF_ADMISION/CartaReferencia.pdf

 

Grant opportunities

Information about scholarships in : www. sep.ucr.ac.cr/becas.html

Learning outcomes

- Respond to environmental, social and economic problems of coastal areas and adjacent areas.

- Develop independent studies.

- Coordinate interdisciplinary groups.

- Promote institutional management, environmental legislation and conflict resolution for coastal zone management.

- Implement procedures and techniques to investigate the problems of coastal areas and adjacent areas.

 

Prerequisites

- Average grade above 8/10 or its equivalent. 

- Proficiency in english (oral & written)

- Disposition letter willing to enter to the program

- Other requirements in: www.giact.sep.ucr.ac.cr

ISCED Categories

Project management
Policy and governance
Marine and maritime law
Conservation and environmental management
Physical and chemical oceanography
Fisheries