701-1213-00L  Introduction Course to Master Studies Atmosphere and Climate

SemesterAutumn Semester 2023
LecturersH. Joos
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


701-1213-00 GIntroduction Course to Master Studies Atmosphere and Climate
3 day block course in the week before the start of the semester, from 13th to 15th September 2023.
On 13th September, the course will take place at the University of Bern, on 14th and 15th September at ETH.

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30s hrs
13.09.08:00-18:00Ex te rn »
14.09.08:15-18:00CHN C 14 »
15.09.08:15-18:00MM C 78.1 »
H. Joos

Catalogue data

AbstractNew master students are introduced to the atmospheric and climate research field through keynotes given by the programme's professors. In several self-assessment and networking workshops they get to know each other and obtain general information and guidance about the organisation of the MSc programme.
ObjectiveThe aims of this course are i) to welcome all students to the master program and to ETH, ii) to acquaint students with the faculty teaching in the field of atmospheric and climate science at ETH and at the University of Bern, iii) that the students get to know each other and iv) to assess needs and discuss options for training and eduction of soft-skills during the Master program and to give an overview of the study options in general.
Subject-specific CompetenciesConcepts and Theoriesfostered
Method-specific CompetenciesDecision-makingfostered
Personal CompetenciesSelf-awareness and Self-reflection fostered
Self-direction and Self-management fostered

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersH. Joos
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

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Offered in

Atmospheric and Climate Science MasterSeminars and ColloquiaOInformation
Environmental Sciences MasterIntroduction CourseOInformation