Official Master's degree for fire-fightingMaster level fire-fighting
Wildland fire science and integrative managementUDL - Universitat de Lleida. Màsters Oficials
€ 2,748 - (Rs 1,99,182)
- Lleida (Spain)
- Credits: 60
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European bachelor's degree or equivalent (Architecture, Engineering, etc.) accredited if it was gained at a university outside the EU. Specialising in direct access: forestry, forest industries, mountains and any degree that prepares students for the profession of forestry expert. Other graduates may access the course with complementary conditions.
What you'll learn on the course
Simulation and analysis of forest fires
Causality. Risk analysis models and factors
Ecology and the physics of fire
Arrangement and defence of forest landscape against fires
Economy applied to defence against fires
Extinction tactics and strategies
Restoration of surfaces affected by fires
Investigation of causes
Techniques and means
Integral fuel management
Leadership in emergency management
Emergency management and organisation
Ergonomics and nutrition
Telecommunications in emergencies
The Master's has four main modules:
- Module on forest fire technology and management
- Specialisation module
- Work experience module
- Master's thesis module
- Analysis and simulation of forest fires.
- Causality, factors and risk analysis models.
- Strategies and tactics of extinction.
- Physical and fire ecology.
- Investigation of causes.
- Management and Forest Landscape defense against wildfires.
- Restoration of areas affected by fires.
- Remote sensing applied.
- Applied Economics protection against forest fires.
- Preventive Forestry.