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This course is designed to be accessible to all those with an interest in the Arctic, geography, social sciences, history or economics.

Approx. 7 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Gain an understanding of concepts in northern sustainability, geopolitics, resource management, planning and development.

  • Learn about the resilience of northern communities, and strategies/initiatives to combat a rapidly changing Arctic.

  • Gain an appreciation of regional planning in a changing Arctic

Skills you will gain

Urban Planningenvironmental scienceNorthern GeographyArcticRegional Development
Flexible deadlines
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Shareable Certificate
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100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Beginner Level

This course is designed to be accessible to all those with an interest in the Arctic, geography, social sciences, history or economics.

Approx. 7 hours to complete
English

Offered by

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University of Alberta

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Module 1: Understanding the Arctic

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 33 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Module 2: Resource Management in the Arctic

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 40 min), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Module 3: Community Management in the Arctic

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 37 min), 1 reading, 5 quizzes
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Module 4: Development in a Changing Arctic

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 20 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes

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