Sustainable development is one of the most important and hotly debated topics of the 21st century. In Denmark and Europe, strategizing sustainability initiatives is a priority, from energy consumption to food production.
Experience new approaches to sustainability from the European perspective and hear from the stakeholders shaping today’s agendas.
IS THIS PROGRAM FOR YOU?
It’s a good fit if you study:
Sustainable Development in Northern Europe
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits
- Environmental Studies
- Food Science
- Public Policy
This course enhances your understanding of the divergent goals and complex processes associated with sustainable development from a European perspective. Specific focus is given to the interplay between social, political, and economic issues and environmental concern. You are introduced to a broad range of Danish and European stakeholders currently shaping the sustainability agenda, and encouraged to identify your own values and strategies for a sustainable future.
Week-Long Study Tour: Sweden or Germany or Norway
Core Course Week: Southern Denmark or Southern Sweden or Western Denmark + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen
Sustainable Food: Production and Consumption
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits
This course focuses on concrete and innovative solutions that reshape our connection to food. These solutions recognize and address the environmental and social impacts of food. Critical questions include: What is the true cost of food? How can we achieve more sustainable diets while producing less waste? Does food activism make a difference? What do pioneering restaurants and food entrepreneurs teach us? How do cities help shape more sustainable food practices?
Week-Long Study Tour: Italy
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Core Course Week: Denmark
To calculate an estimate of the total cost of your program, use the Cost Estimate Template.xlsx
and do the following:
1. Go to the DIS website, https://disabroad.org/copenhagen/semester/programs/
, and scroll to the bottom of the page and click on Tuition and Fees under the DIS column.
2. Click on the appropriate year and term of your program. The cost listed under the Total column is the cost of your tuition and housing.
3. Scroll to the bottom of the page and add the expenses listed under Estimated Additional Expenses.
4. In addition to these fees, add the following costs to arrive at your total cost
- Application fee - $65
- Study Abroad Administrative fee - $460
- WSU Laptop fee (semester students only) - $485
- Passport ($140)
If you would like further assistance in calculating the cost of your program, please email firstname.lastname@example.org