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wcm150 - River Development, Water Management and Conservation (Complete module description)
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Module label River Development, Water Management and Conservation
Module code wcm150
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Faculty/Institute Department of Business Administration, Economics and Law (Business Administration and Business Education)
Used in course of study
  • Master's Programme Water and Coastal Management (Master) > Planning
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Module responsibility
Authorized examiners
Entry requirements
None
Skills to be acquired in this module
The participants shall gain a differentiated understanding of the planning challenges of Water and River Management using selected national and international examples. While so, they will be granted insight to actual planning tasks and the implemented conflicts and get into contact with concerned stakeholders.
Module contents
Greater London and the River Thames
Selected questions of Water and River Management on the example of the River Thames in the Greater London Area, for example drinking water production, flood protection, nature conservation, water-oriented leisure activities and the revitalization of the (former) ports of London.

Bremen and the River Weser
Selected questions of Water and River Management on the example of the River Weser in the Bremen area, for example flood protection, nature conservation, water-oriented leisure activities and the revitalization of the former ports of Bremen.
Reader's advisory
A list of relevant literature will be provided at the beginning of the course.
Links
Language of instruction English
Duration (semesters) 2 Semester
Module frequency halbjährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Reference text
Visit of sites representative for good practice in River and Water Management; interaction and discussion with local researchers and practitioners
Modullevel MM (Mastermodul / Master module)
Modulart Wahlpflicht / Elective
Lern-/Lehrform / Type of program Seminar and field trips
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
Course type Seminar
SWS
Frequency
Workload attendance 0 h