Environmental Sciences

Students acquire basic knowledge in all fields of environmental sciences with a special focus on the environmental humanities and ethics. It is a valuable addition to any major for students who are interested todays environmental challenges and their ethical implications.

The program is structured into:

  • 12 ECTS: Basic courses in environmental sciences (Environmental Ethics, Ecology, Resources and Environmental Law & Economics)
  • 6 ECTS: Compulsory elective program in Environmental Humanities
  • 2 ECTS: 3 excursions as part of the seminar “Focal Points of Sustainable Development”
  • 10 ECTS: Electives program (interfaculty courses at UniFR and UniBern)

The program can be started in September or February. It is taught in German and French. 

To get an impression of our past excursions have a look here.

For enrollment into the programme consult the university website or contact our student advisory.