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Horas para completar

Aprox. 11 horas para completar

Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 4-5 hours/week...
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Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)
100 % en línea

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Fechas límite flexibles

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Nivel intermedio

Nivel intermedio

Horas para completar

Aprox. 11 horas para completar

Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 4-5 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
Horas para completar
1 hora para completar

Introduction to the MOOC

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Reading
1 video (Total 6 minutos), 5 readings
Reading5 lecturas
Introduction and objectives10m
Evaluation10m
Certificate10m
Course discussions10m
Where to get help10m
Horas para completar
6 horas para completar

WEEK 1 EARTH SYSTEM DYNAMICS

This first week aims to overlook the different effects of the climate change in the Arctic. And vice-versa, we will introduce and evaluate the effects of a warmer Arctic on the rest of the planet. Besides, lectures will raise consequences on the biodiversity and negative outcomes with pollutants in the Arctic region....
Reading
8 videos (Total 66 minutos), 7 readings, 6 quizzes
Video8 videos
Global warming and its effects on the Arctic10m
Climate effects of other pollutants (black carbon, methane)10m
Global warming, permafrost thawing and its effects on the Arctic14m
Impacts of global warming on Arctic biota9m
The effects of Arctic climate change on the Earth system9m
Impacts of Arctic climate change on the world9m
Conclusion to the Week 1m
Reading7 lecturas
Week description and objectives10m
Further reading10m
Further reading10m
Further reading10m
Further reading10m
Further reading10m
Further reading10m
Quiz5 ejercicios de práctica
Practice Quiz No.110m
Practice Quiz No.28m
Practice Quiz No.36m
Practice Quiz No.56m
Practice Quiz No.68m
Semana
2
Horas para completar
5 horas para completar

WEEK 2 Arctic resources and the quest for them

In this second week, lecturers will expose various types of Arctic resources. Indeed, this week will highlight different resources exploited (fisheries, mining and so on) and the rush for new ones including tourism and O&G....
Reading
8 videos (Total 71 minutos), 7 readings, 7 quizzes
Video8 videos
Oil, gas and coal resources exploitation in the Arctic12m
2.3 Mineral resource exploitation in the Arctic12m
Arctic Fisheries in an uncertain future11m
The opening of the Arctic to commercial shipping8m
Infrastructure development and urbanization10m
Tourism13m
Conclusion to the week 21m
Reading7 lecturas
Week description and objectives10m
Further readings10m
Further readings10m
Further readings10m
Further readings10m
Further readings10m
Further readings10m
Quiz6 ejercicios de práctica
Practice Quiz No.10
Practice Quiz No.20
Practice Quiz No.30
Practice Quiz No.40
Practice Quiz No.50
Practice Quiz No.60
Semana
3
Horas para completar
5 horas para completar

WEEK 3 The evolving image and significance of the Arctic from early colonization to the ultimate industrial frontier

This third week will tackle historical perception of the Arctic in the frame of the Anthropocene era. From early colonization under the Viking rule until the Chinese Polar Silk Road project, lectures will guide you through this evolving and transforming image and significance to the world....
Reading
7 videos (Total 57 minutos), 6 readings, 5 quizzes
Video7 videos
The Arctic as frontier15m
Early industrialization of the Arctic7m
The Arctic of the Cold War10m
The Post-Cold War Arctic7m
The Asian Arctic9m
Conclusion to the Week 33m
Reading6 lecturas
Week description and objectives10m
Further readings10m
Further readings10m
Further videos10m
Further readings10m
Further readings10m
Quiz4 ejercicios de práctica
Practice Quiz No.10
Practice Quiz No.20
Practice Quiz No.38m
Practice Quiz No.46m
Semana
4
Horas para completar
6 horas para completar

WEEK 4 Actors and governance in the Arctic

Lectures in this fourth week will introduce the different stakeholders shaping the Arctic governance. Overall, lecturers will highlight the interdependency between the Arctic and the global governance and how it interact each other....
Reading
8 videos (Total 73 minutos), 7 readings, 6 quizzes
Video8 videos
The colonized Arctic and the indigenous peoples12m
Russia and Norway: Bilateral relations in the Arctic10m
The Arctic 8 (Arctic Council and observers)12m
China and the Arctic11m
Europe and the Arctic11m
UNCLOS and legal regime in the Arctic9m
Conclusion to the Week 4 and Final Words3m
Reading7 lecturas
Week description10m
Further reading10m
Further reading10m
Further reading10m
Further reading10m
Further reading10m
Further reading10m
Quiz5 ejercicios de práctica
Practice Quiz No.14m
Practice Quiz No.210m
Practice Quiz No.410m
Practice Quiz No.510m
Practice Quiz No.68m

Instructor

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Matthias Finger

Professor
EPFL, ITPP, MIR, IGLUS Lab

Acerca de École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Preguntas Frecuentes

  • Una vez que te inscribes para obtener un Certificado, tendrás acceso a todos los videos, cuestionarios y tareas de programación (si corresponde). Las tareas calificadas por compañeros solo pueden enviarse y revisarse una vez que haya comenzado tu sesión. Si eliges explorar el curso sin comprarlo, es posible que no puedas acceder a determinadas tareas.

  • Cuando compras un Certificado, obtienes acceso a todos los materiales del curso, incluidas las tareas calificadas. Una vez que completes el curso, se añadirá tu Certificado electrónico a la página Logros. Desde allí, puedes imprimir tu Certificado o añadirlo a tu perfil de LinkedIn. Si solo quieres leer y visualizar el contenido del curso, puedes participar del curso como oyente sin costo.

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