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Political Ecology (2022). Human Geography Group, Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg. Lecturer: Jevgeniy Bluwstein.

Political Ecology in the Global South (2018-19). Department of Geography, University of Cambridge. Course Coordinators: Liz Watson, Bhaskar Vira. Contributors: Maan Barua, Chris Sandbrook, Ivan Scales, Bhaskar Vira, Liz Watson.

Political Ecology (2018). Discipline of Geography, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Lecturer: Adrian Nel.

Engaging Environmental Conflict and Crisis (2018). Discipline of Geography, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Lecturer: Adrian Nel.

Political Ecology (2021). M.Sc. in Agricultural Development programme, Department of Food and Resource Economics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. 7.5 ECTS credits. Lecturers: Christian Pilegaard Hansen, Jens Friis Lund and Mattias Borg Rasmussen.

Environmental Justice Summer Course (2018). Department of Food and Resource Economics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. 7.5 ECTS credits. Lecturers: Jens Friis Lund, Mattias Borg Rasmussen, and Rebecca Leigh Rutt.

ICTA Syllabus Political Ecology (2018-19). Master in Sustainability programme, ICTA, Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona, Spain. Instructors: Panagiota Kotsila, Giorgos Kallis.

Political Ecology (Spring 2020). M.Sc. in International Environmental Studies (M-IES) programme. Department of International Environment and Development Studies (Noragric), Norwegian University of Life Sciences. 10 ECTS credits. Course Convenor: Connor Joseph Cavanagh.

Final ENTITLE Political Ecology Syllabus. European Network of Political Ecology (ENTITLE)/Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona. January 2016. Authors: Christos Zografos, Giorgos Kallis, et al.

Environment, Society, and Politics. Bachelor’s Programme in Political and Administration Sciences. Pompeu Fabra University, Spain. 4 ECTS Credits. Course tutor: Christos Zografos.

Power, Politics, and Environmental Change. M.A. in Environmental Humanities Programme (2014-15), Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic. Course tutor: Christos Zografos.

Discourses, politics and people: Critical perspectives on environmental governance (Spring 2019), University of Bergen, Department of Geography. 10 ECTS credits. Course website. Lecturer: Siddharth Sareen

Political Ecology. Master’s Degree in Political Ecology, Degrowth and Environmental Justice (2018-2019) at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. Instructors: Marta Conde and Diego Andreucci

Political Ecology. 3rd year course in BA in Social Sciences, a collaboration between the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and Ghent University (2018-2019, second semester). Lecturer: Dr. Mihnea Tanasescu.

A Climate Change Module for Introduction to Sociology Classes.  A website that professors and instructors who teach Introduction to Sociology could use to add more sociology of climate change content to their courses. Also relevant political ecology courses taught in other disciplines.

Cities in Climate and Energy Transformations<> (Summer 2020), Centre for Climate and Energy Transformation, Bergen Summer Research School, University of Bergen. 10 ECTS credits. Course website<> (including all session content and videos). Coordinators: Siddharth Sareen<> and Håvard Haarstad<åvard.Haarstad>, teaching assistant Devyn Remme.

Syllabus for Political Ecology of Development, core module of the MSc Environment, Politics and Development at SOAS University of London. Download on this link.