Besides compulsory modules and core elective modules, elective modules in the extent of 23 ECTS credits have to be completed. Basically all modules of the course book of the University and the ETH Zurich are eligible.
The following elective modules are offered at the Department of Geography:
|GEO 803||Solving Geospatial Problems using Matlab||English/German||2||Fall (block course)|
|GEO 805||Natural hazard and risk analysis in high-mountain areas||English/German||3||Fall (block course)|
Getting started with R for spatial analysis
|English||1||Fall (block course)|
Surveying course for Geographers
Quantification and modelling of the Cryosphere: dynamic processes
|English/German||6||Fall & Spring|
The biogeochemistry of plant- soil systems in a changing world
Stable isotopes in ecology and soil science
|GEO 851||Glacier Mass Balance Measurements and Analysis – from local observations to global assessments||English||3||Fall|
|GEO 791||Regional Geography (changing focus and module ID each semester)||German||1||Spring / Fall|
|GEO 777||Seminar for major excursion||English/German||1-2||Spring / Fall|
For more details, see Guidelines Master in Geography and the University's course book (see link at module ID).