Bachelor's degree | Faculty of Oceanography and Geography

AQUACULTURE: BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOY - first tier (Bachelor's degree)

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2017, July 27 - 9:34pm

The main goal of teaching on Aquaculture: Business and Technology is training for careers at companies and science laboratories connected with aquaculture, as well as highly specialized administrative staff taking care of aquaculture business.

Students develop knowledge and practical skills during classes of biology, physiology of breeding organisms (fish, invertebrates and algae), food processing and aquaculture products. The content of education also includes legal aspects of aquaculture and the basics of business management. The course is practical and students acquire their first professional experiences during two 7-week internships in companies connected with broadly defined aquaculture.

Study in Polish or in English

GEOGRAPHY - first tier (Bachelor's degree)

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2017, July 27 - 9:27pm

Studies in the field of Geography are based on lectures given by experts in their field, auditorium and laboratory classes in well-equipped classrooms and a computer lab. Additionally, the program of first tier study includes 270 hours, and the program of the second tier 60 hours of practical classes in the field. Most fieldwork takes place in the Limnological Station in Borucino, which enables students to acquire skills in using modern measuring equipment.

Subjects are: - Fundamentals of physical geography; Basics of socio-economic geography; Hydrology with oceanography; Meteorology and climatology; Geomorphology; Development and protection of the environment; Social Geography; Economic Geography; Geography of the settlement; Geographical Information Systems.

Study fully in Polish.

GEOLOGY - first tier (Bachelor's degree)

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2017, July 27 - 9:23pm

The graduates will acquire detailed knowledge of geology and related sciences enabling understanding of geological processes and phenomena. The acquired skills will enable her or him to perform, supervise and document auxiliary geological works, as well as managing small teams carrying out this work. Studies will help to master the specialized terminology in the field of geological issues in a chosen foreign language at level B2 of the European Framework of Reference for Languages. In addition, the graduates will be skilled in use of computer techniques, in the creation of databases and geological modelling.

The study program includes general education subjects and directional (including physical geology and applied geology, Polish regional, historical geology, geomorphology, tectonics, mineralogy, petrography). Specialty classes relate to issues in the field of seabed geology, sedimentology, chemistry suspensions and coastal protection. Specific  form of classes are field exercises involving geological mapping, identification of geomorphological forms, referring to  geology of various Polish regions.

Study fully in Polish

MANAGEMENT AND PROTECTION OF WATER RESOURCES – first tier (Bachelor's degree)

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2017, July 27 - 9:25pm

Profile of courses is practical. We offer the whole semester of trainings in companies related to water management. Apprenticeships are thematically related to diploma thesis. Graduate of study: knows the laws concerning the circulation of water in nature and methods of its monitoring; gains knowledge of the comprehensive management of water resources in Poland and Europe; knows the management methods of protection process. In addition, she or he gains skills of: conduction and interpretation of hydrological, hydrochemical and hydrobiological measurements in the field and the laboratory; creating  hydrological records; assessment of water resources and forecasting water supply to people and some sectors of the industry; assessment of the economic value of biotic and abiotic resources of the waters.

The program is divided into eight thematic modules: I - Basic Courses; II - Specialized subjects; III - Monitoring and modelling of environmental phenomena; IV - Legal, social and economic aspects; V - Environmental Engineering; VI - Water resources and their protection; VII - Apprenticeship and VIII - Classes in English. Leading subjects: General Hydrology; Meteorology and climatology; Fundamentals of water management; Socio-economic aspects of water management; Hydro and coastal protection; Bioindication and biomonitoring of water.

Study fully in Polish (except two per choice courses during last semester)

OCEANOGRAPHY - first tier (Bachelor's degree)

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2017, July 27 - 9:29pm

Oceanography at University of Gdansk in Poland is a unique field of study. The advantages of this study are as follows: the highest quality of education, high level of education, wide range of educational offer, well-equipped teaching base, participation in European programmes and activities of the Marine Station in Hel. From 2017 students will be able to take classes and conduct research for their dissertations on a specialized research ship, one of the most modern units in the world.

The study program includes general and specialised education subjects (eg biological oceanography, physical oceanography, chemical oceanography). Specialised courses relate to issues in the field of marine geology, hydrobiology, hydrochemistry, dynamics of the sea, aerosols and gases in the atmosphere, ecophysiology of marine animals. Specific form of classes are field exercises involving activities in the sea and the coastal zone.

Study fully in Polish

 

SPATIAL MANAGEMENT – first tier (Bachelor's degree)

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2017, July 27 - 9:28pm

Studies in the field of Spatial Management are based on lectures given by experts in their field, auditorium and laboratory classes in well-equipped classrooms and a computer lab. Additionally, the program of first tier study includes 90 hours of field classes.

Specialized subjects include: Geodesy and Cartography; Socio-cultural determinants of spatial planning; Legal spatial conditions; Natural spatial conditions; Real estate management; Technical drawing and planning; The history of urban planning; The economics of cities and regions; Spatial Planning; Urban design.

Study fully in Polish.