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wcm140 - Cases in Coastal Zone Management (Complete module description)
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Module label Cases in Coastal Zone Management
Module code wcm140
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 Sustainability Economics and Management (Master) > Additional Modules
  • Master's Programme Water and Coastal Management (Master) > Planning
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Skills to be acquired in this module
The students gain a differentiated understanding of the challenges of Coastal Zone Management in a national and European context; the questions implied therein, the stakeholders and substantial political and legal implications. At the same time they will get a first insight of selected national and international project examples while getting to know a part of their possible future field of action.
Module contents
Coastal Zone Management
Basic demands and questions of Coastal Zone Management in a spatial planning perspective.

International Approaches to Coastal Zone Management
Field trip to a selected (inter)national place at the coast (Germany, The Netherlands) to show selected problem fields of Coastal Zone Management.
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Language of instruction English
Duration (semesters) 2 Semester
Module frequency halbjährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Reference text
Lecture room presentations and discussions based on slides and black/white boards. Visit of European sites representative for good practice in Coastal Zone Management; interaction and discussion with local researchers and practitioners
Modullevel Abschlussmodul (Abschlussmodul)
Modulart Pflicht
Lern-/Lehrform / Type of program Seminar, field-trip
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
Course type Seminar
Workload attendance 0 h