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Professional Certificate in
The Nitrogen Challenge from a Social Science Perspective

What you will learn

  • Learn about the global nitrogen challenge, how nitrogen has helped human civilization to develop, and how its misuse now threatens us.
  • Examine the solutions to the global challenges of nitrogen and how we can better manage this precious element.
  • Discover the importance of the social sciences in nitrogen research and dispel myths held about the social sciences.
  • Find out what social science methods can be applied in nitrogen research.
  • Learn about the impact of social science research for policy and beyond.
Expert instruction
2 skill-building courses
Progress at your own speed
2 months
2 - 3 hours per week
Discounted price: $88.20
Pre-discounted price: $98USD
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Courses in this program

  1. EdinburghX's The Nitrogen Challenge from a Social Science Perspective Professional Certificate

Meet your instructors
from The University of Edinburgh (EdinburghX)

Roger Jeffery
Anastasia Yang
Smriti Das
Hannah Ritchie
Andrea Moring
Dave Reay

Experts from EdinburghX committed to teaching online learning

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Discounted price: $88.20
Pre-discounted price: $98USD
2 courses in 2 months
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