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2nd Semester

The second term of LUMES comprises four compulsory full-time courses offered in the following order:

The second term is comprised of perspectives in governance and development. It provides case studies of both global and local place-based contexts. It builds on the first term foundation and provides a basis for the remainder of the programme.

From spring 2023 the second term of LUMES will comprise four compulsory full-time courses offered in the following order:

  • Politics of Sustainability, 7.5 credits (replaces Governance of Sustainability, 10 credits);
  • Geographies of Sustainability, 7.5 credits (replaces Urban and Rural Systems and Sustainability, 10 credits);
  • Economy and Sustainability, 7.5 credits (replaces Economy and Sustainability, 7.5 credits);
  • Methods and Tools - from Knowledge to Action, 7.5 credits (replaces Knowledge to Action, 5 credits).

Course syllabuses are currently being developed and will be published here in spring 2022.