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Aprox. 8 horas para completar

Sugerido: 6 hours/week...

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Alemán (German)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
1 hora para completar

Welcome to the Сourse

This module represents the course content and its author as well as contains the additional materials to the course...
2 videos (Total 5 minutos), 6 readings
2 videos
About the university2m
6 lecturas
About the author of the course Terry V. Callaghan10m
About the course team10m
The Man, the Myth, The Legend: professor Terry V.Callaghan and His 3M Concept10m
Welcome to INTERACT10m
Recommended readings and open-access journals10m
Entering questionnaire10m
16 minutos para completar

What is the Arctic, where is it and why should we be interested in it?

This module will introduce the INTERACT basis of the course and brief description as well as give different definitions of the Arctic, characteristics of the Arctic, peoples of the Arctic, Ecosystem Services and global connections....
1 video (Total 12 minutos), 1 quiz
1 ejercicio de práctica
What is the Arctic, where is it and why should we be interested in it?4m
18 minutos para completar

Changing landforms: the legacy of glaciers and permafrost

In this module we will talk about glacial erosion, moraines, ice dams and tsunamis....
1 video (Total 14 minutos), 1 quiz
1 ejercicio de práctica
Changing landforms: the legacy of glaciers and permafrost4m
Semana
2
20 minutos para completar

Permafrost and its effects

In this module you will learn about permafrost characteristics, changes and effects on landscapes, hydrology and infrastructure....
1 video (Total 12 minutos), 1 quiz
1 video
1 ejercicio de práctica
Permafrost and its effects8m
1 hora para completar

Snow and ice

This module will introduce changing snow conditions, snow as an insulator, pollutants in snow, life in snow, melting ice, glacier dynamics and effects....
2 videos (Total 20 minutos), 1 quiz
2 videos
Lecture 5. Glaciers9m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Snow and ice10m
Semana
3
16 minutos para completar

Land-atmosphere linkages

This module represents examples of biogeochemical and biogeophysical feedbacks to climate and what a feedback is. In this module we discuss carbon dioxide, methane, volatile organic compounds, albedo, energy exchange....
1 video (Total 12 minutos), 1 quiz
1 ejercicio de práctica
Land-atmosphere linkages4m
28 minutos para completar

Life on cold lands

This module is dedicated to the arctic life zone, arctic plants and animals, population cycles, species interactions, the “greening” of the Arctic....
1 video (Total 18 minutos), 1 quiz
1 ejercicio de práctica
Life on cold lands10m
Semana
4
18 minutos para completar

Life in cold waters

In this module we will talk about high latitude lakes as indicators of environmental change past and present, changes in lake ice; the importance of water colour; wet surfaces and microbes, water plants and animals....
1 video (Total 12 minutos), 1 quiz
1 video
1 ejercicio de práctica
Life in cold waters6m
18 minutos para completar

The People of the Arctic

In this module you will learn about what changes in the Arctic mean do for the People of the Arctic and how they can work with scientists....
1 video (Total 14 minutos), 1 quiz
1 ejercicio de práctica
The People of the Arctic4m
Semana
5
14 minutos para completar

The global Community affected by the changing Arctic

This module is dedicated to challenges and opportunities of Arctic change; winners and losers; widening inequalities. ...
1 video (Total 12 minutos), 1 quiz
1 video
1 ejercicio de práctica
The global Community affected by the changing Arctic2m
23 minutos para completar

What can we do to understand the changes and their consequences?

In this module you will learn about INTERACT’s role in arctic collaboration, global and region initiatives, public involvement. ...
1 video (Total 11 minutos), 1 reading, 1 quiz
1 video
1 lectura
Final questionnaire10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
What can we do to understand the changes and their consequences?2m
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por GTJul 28th 2017

Everyone should take this course! A wonderful exploration of a breathtaking region. Presented by an eminent polar scientist who has contributed much field research to extend our understanding.

por SGNov 11th 2016

Great information from the lectures and great photo's of the Arctic, the free downloadable book is an extra bonus and helps with the quiz questions, well done Terry and team..

Instructor

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Terry V. Callaghan

Professor of Botany, Honorary Doctor

Acerca de Universidad Estatal Nacional de Investigación Nacional de Tomsk

National Research Tomsk State University is the largest classical university in the Asian part of Russia. For over 135 years TSU has been training the scientific and managerial elite, based on the integration of academic process and fundamental scientific research. It is a renowned center of education, science, innovations and attraction for creative talents, a generator of advanced ideas, and a paragon of adherence to the best traditions of Russian higher education. There are 23 departments and learning institutes, 1 University branch, Institute of Distance Education, Institute of Innovations in Education operating at TSU, and more than 17,000 students studying at the University, with 135 subject areas and specialties to choose from. TSU offers 136 Master’s programmes in 55 areas of academic studies and counting. The number of international students is constantly increasing, now with more than 1300 TSU students coming from countries such as the USA, UK, Germany, France, Australia, Italy, Poland, Mongolia, China, Vietnam, Korea, Columbia, Turkey and others....

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