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About

Water is essential for life on earth and of crucial importance for society.The Introduction to Water and Climate program is offered by the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft).  

Overview

Cycling across the planet and the atmosphere, it also has a major influence on our climate.

Weekly modules are hosted by four different professors, all of them being international experts in their field.

Learning outcomes

The Introduction to Water and Climate course consists of knowledge clips, movies, exercises, discussion and homework assignments. It finishes with an examination.

The Introduction to Water and Climate program is offered by the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft).

Programme Structure

What you'll learn:

  • The different processes of the global water cycle.
  • The challenges in better understanding and adapting to the impact of climate change on water for the coming 50 years.
  • The flows of water and sand in different riverine, coastal and ocean systems.
  • How to identify mechanisms of climate change and explain the interplay of climate change, sea level, clouds, rainfall and future weather.
  • Why, when and which engineering interventions are needed in rivers, coasts and urban environments.
  • Why water for food and water for cities are the main challenges in water management and what the possibilities and limitations of reservoirs and groundwater are to improve water availability.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 70 days

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Secondary school (high school) algebra; basic mathematics concepts.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 70 days.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 70 days.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Introduction to Water and Climate
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