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Comece imediatamente e aprenda em seu próprio cronograma.
Prazos flexíveis

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Redefinir os prazos de acordo com sua programação.
Nível iniciante

Nível iniciante

Horas para completar

Aprox. 13 horas para completar

Sugerido: 4 hours/week...
Idiomas disponíveis

Inglês

Legendas: Inglês

Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

Semana
1
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

Climate Change in the 21st Century

Week 1 will introduce you to the growing and well-documented body of evidence regarding observed changes in the climate system. Week 1 will also provide an overview of the projected changes in climate up until the end of the 21st century. ...
Reading
4 vídeos (total de (Total 30 mín.) min), 11 leituras, 1 teste
Video4 videos
Climate Science and Emissions Scenarios11min
Climate Impacts in the 21st Century9min
Types of Climate Observation5min
Reading11 leituras
Welcome10min
Course at a Glance10min
Course Calendar10min
How to Succeed10min
How to be Social10min
How to Give Feedback10min
Acknowledgements10min
Course Resources10min
Overview10min
Resources10min
Optional Exercises10min
Quiz1 exercícios práticos
Week 120min
Semana
2
Horas para completar
6 horas para concluir

Sectoral and Regional Impacts

Week 2 will introduce you to the climate impacts across different regions of the planet. If warming goes beyond 2˚C, multiple threats associated with a warming planet such as extreme heat waves, sea–level rise, more intense storms, droughts and floods, will be more frequent and will have severe negative implications for the poorest and most vulnerable....
Reading
10 vídeos (total de (Total 82 mín.) min), 10 leituras, 2 testes
Video10 videos
Sectoral Impacts Around the World (Part II)10min
Climate Change, Fragility, and Conflict7min
Sectoral Impacts in South Asia7min
Sectoral Impacts in East Asia and Pacific7min
Sectoral Impacts in Sub-Saharan Africa5min
Sectoral Impacts in Europe and Central Asia6min
Sectoral Impacts in The Middle East and North Africa8min
Sectoral Impacts in Latin America and the Caribbean11min
Resilience and Adaptation – Monitoring Coastal Zones4min
Reading10 leituras
Overview10min
Regional Impacts10min
Resources for the SA region10min
Resources for the EAP region10min
Resources for the SSA region10min
Resources for the ECA region10min
Resources for the MENA region10min
Resources for the LAC region10min
Resources10min
Optional Exercises10min
Quiz1 exercícios práticos
Week 220min
Semana
3
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

From Science to Action on Climate Change

Week 3 will introduce you to a region-specific understanding of challenges on what mitigation and adaptation actions are needed to reduce emissions, at the same time decreasing vulnerability to climate change impacts and building climate resilience. The module will draw on key regional experts involved in the implementation of different policy instruments. ...
Reading
15 vídeos (total de (Total 127 mín.) min), 4 leituras, 1 teste
Video15 videos
Policy Instruments for Low Emission Development12min
Mitigation in East Asia and Pacific8min
Adaptation and Resilience in East Asia and Pacific8min
Mitigation in Sub-Saharan Africa7min
Adaptation and Resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa9min
Mitigation in Europe and Central Asia7min
Adaptation and Resilience in Europe and Central Asia7min
Adaptation and Resilience in the Middle East and North Africa6min
Mitigation in the Middle East and North Africa7min
Mitigation in Latin America and Caribbean9min
Adaptation and Resilience in Latin America and Caribbean9min
Mitigation in South Asia8min
Adaptation and Resilience in South Asia7min
The Importance of EO in Climate Policy and Planning5min
Reading4 leituras
Overview10min
Regional Climate Action10min
Resources10min
Optional Exercises10min
Quiz1 exercícios práticos
Week 320min
Semana
4
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

What You Can Do

This week will introduce you to the types of actions not just by your country, but by different actors including yourself, to embark on a low-emissions development trajectory that would help limit warming to below 2°C....
Reading
4 vídeos (total de (Total 28 mín.) min), 3 leituras, 1 teste
Video4 videos
Act Now, Act Together, Act Differently in Response to Climate Change5min
Perspectives - Countries Acting to Address Climate Change Challenges11min
Big Data and Crowdsourcing – ESA MOOC5min
Reading3 leituras
Overview10min
Resources10min
Optional Exercises10min
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Melhores avaliações

por TSJun 5th 2017

It was very informative, the discussions were lively and brought together thinking around the world and broadened my perspective on Climate Change and its possible effects if we do nothing now.

por SDJun 5th 2017

This course has provided me with a strong foundation for understanding climate related impacts and the different avenues that are available and can be pursued in this field.

Instrutores

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Alan S. Miller

Principal Climate Change Specialist
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Claudia Barrera

Senior Carbon Finance Specialist

Sobre The World Bank Group

The World Bank Group is a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world. We support developing countries through policy advice, research and analysis, and technical assistance. Our analytical work often underpins World Bank Group financing and helps inform developing countries’ own investments. The Open Learning Campus is the World Bank Group's single destination to accelerate development solutions through learning, where anyone can access real-time, world-class development content. It is designed to be a leading, influential space to integrate development learning and knowledge exchange for World Bank Group clients, partners, staff and the general public....

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  • Quando você adquire o Certificado, ganha acesso a todo o material do curso, incluindo avaliações com nota atribuída. Após concluir o curso, seu Certificado eletrônico será adicionado à sua página de Participações e você poderá imprimi-lo ou adicioná-lo ao seu perfil no LinkedIn. Se quiser apenas ler e assistir o conteúdo do curso, você poderá frequentá-lo como ouvinte sem custo.

  • On this page (https://www.coursera.org/learn/climate-science), click on "Enroll Now". You will need to fill in your account information (name, e-mail, password) and sign up to the Coursera, if you are not done so already.

  • The official start date for the course is: May 8, 2017. The course is open for enrollment in advance. However, the course site will only open on the start date.

  • The course is presented and closed captioned in English. Click the “cc” button on the video to view captions. English proficiency is highly recommended for an optimal learning experience.

  • The course is offered over a four-week period covering the following themes:

    Week 1: Climate Change in the 21st Century

    Week 2: Sectoral and Regional Impacts

    Week 3: From Science to Action on Climate Change

    Week 4: What You Can Do: Acting Individually to Address the Climate Challenge

  • To get the most out of this course, you must be an active learner. Access the lessons as often as possible. Review the videos and core readings, and complete the quizzes and peer assignments. We also encourage you to engage with other participants through the discussion forums, meetups or social media channels aligned with the course. Applying what you learn through the final project or other assignments will also be vital to your learning.

  • Together with completing the course requirements, and paying a $5 fee, you will receive a Course certificate from Coursera. Course requirements include gaining a cumulative score of 50% in the following required activities: three quizzes, two peer review assignments and a final project. You will receive a distinction if you score 80% or over. These core resources and assignments will take around three hours per week to complete.

  • No. If you are not concerned about formally completing the course and receiving a Course Certificate, you can dip in and out of the course, make connections with others, and learn some new things. You are more than welcome to do this in whatever way makes the most sense for you.

  • You can find some tips to troubleshoot technical problems from Coursera in this page https://learner.coursera.help/hc/en-us. If you have any further questions please send us an email with your question to moocsupport@worldbank.org

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