A certificate is an academic document that provides proof of educational requirements. It may qualify a student for higher education or may indicate that the student is proficient in a certain subject or skill set.
A student of environmental study can learn about how humans interact with the environment and the affects these interactions can have on natural resources in the long run. They may learn about concepts such as sustainability.
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The Certificate of Completion in Sustainable Agriculture is a competency-based program designed for people interested in working in aquaponics-related fields, with a spec
The Certificate of Completion in Sustainable Agriculture is a competency-based program designed for people interested in working in aquaponics-related fields, with a special emphasis on sustainable practices and traditional Hawaiian practices.
You are eligible to apply if you:
Are 18 years of age or older, or
Have earned a U.S. high school diploma, GED or equivalency
International Student requirements and information
Submit an application if you are:
Not currently enrolled at any of the UH system campuses
A first-time college student
A returning student (a person who previously attended but is not currently enrolled at any other UH campus)
The tropics are one of the most diverse regions on Earth, and it hosts 80% of the planets terrestrial species and 95% of the corals and mangroves. The health and conservation of the tropical ecosystems are vital for life on Earth and the general well being of humans. Many foods and medicine resources come from the tropics, and the balance of the region impacts not only the world economy but also the global biological diversity.
Choose 4 of the following courses for a Certificate in:
Tropical Environmental Sciences
Tropical Marine Biology
Land Vertebrates of Costa Rica
Wildcats of Costa Rica (felides)
Tropical Botany: Useful plants
Conservation Biology of Endangered Marine Species
Marine Mammals of Costa Rica
Introduction to genetics: current applications
Climate Change is high on the agenda of governments across the world. The structural change of the global energy system is already underway. The new LinkEd e-learning cou
A course of Certified Expert in Climate & Renewable Energy FinanceClimate Change is high on the agenda of governments across the world. The structural change of the global energy system is already underway. The new LinkEd e-learning course on Climate & Renewable Energy Finance enables participants to understand two different perspectives towards this issue. On the one hand, the course deals with so-called “market failures” that affect appropriate investments in the sector and shows the policy instruments which are available to correct those shortcomings. On the other hand, the course covers the project financing perspective with a focus on the specifics of Renewable Energy financing including policy and regulation.The course provides applicable content that will help to achieve personal career objectives and make an impact on the bottom line of participants’ institutions. It is a 6-month part-time certification program that matches individual schedules. It is up to the participant when and where to study. This allows balancing a busy workload and family obligations with an intellectually stimulating programme.Interested?The first Certified Expert in Climate & Renewable Energy Finance (CECRF) will start in March 2014. Registration is possible from December 2013.Course ContentIntroduction into climate & renewable energy finance Basics of renewable energy technologies and their role in the overall energy mix Environmental economics and international climate politics Climate finance and the investor’s perspective on RE investments Case studies of private sector financed RE projects and support programmesTuition FeesThe regular tuition fee is EUR 1,100. If you register by January 15, 2014, the...