Educational plan


Valorization and Sustainable Development of Mountain Areas (Classe LM-73)-Enrolled from 2022/23 Academic Year
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Bioresources for Innovation in Mountain Products 12 112 English AGR/16 CHIM/06 VET/04
Environmental Geology for Mountain Areas 6 48 English GEO/05
Geographic and Historical Development of The Mountain in The Long Run 6 64 English M-GGR/01 SECS-P/12
Second semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Applied Statistics for Mountain Agri-Environmental Analyses 6 56 English SECS-S/01
European Union Law 6 48 English IUS/14
Mountain Ecosystems and Biodiversity Valorization 12 112 English AGR/19 BIO/03
Sustainable Management and Bioeconomy of Mountain Forests 8 80 English AGR/05
be activated by the A.Y. 2023/2024
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Economics, Management and Valorization of Mountain Goods and Services 8 72 English AGR/01
Renewable Energy and Mountain Sustainable Environment Management 6 56 English AGR/09
Second semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Infrastructures and Landscape Planning for Sustainable Tourism in Mountain Areas 6 48 English AGR/10
Web Communication Theories and Techniques 6 48 English SPS/08
Conclusive activities
There are no specific sessions for these activities (e.g. open online courses).
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Internship 6 0 English
Final Exam 20 0 English
Optional activities and study plan rules
- The teaching plan includes 8 self-chosen ECTS credits, to be acquired with modules offered by the University of Milan.
Some of the activities of your choice may include the attendance of seminars, conferences, refresher courses, or other activities organized by the university or another body, always following a favourable assessment from the Academic Board, and can usually allow students to acquire up to a maximum of 4 ECTS credits.
These activities must appear in the study plan and are freely chosen by the student with the help of the tutor, but must be approved by the Academic Board which judges their consistency with the master's course.
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Optional
The Instruments of Gender Equality 3 24 Italian IUS/08
Second semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Optional
Equal Opportunities and Scientific Careers 3 24 Italian SPS/09
Laboratory: Sustainability and Sustainable Development 3 24 Italian AGR/01 AGR/13 IUS/01 SECS-P/01 SPS/04
Laboratory: Sustainability and Sustainable Development 4 32 Italian AGR/13 IUS/01 SECS-P/01 SPS/04
Second trimester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Optional
Comparative Law, Sustainability and Food Safety 6 40 Italian IUS/02
Third trimester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Optional
Laboratory "new Public Governance and Co-Production of Public Services" 3 20 Italian SECS-P/10
Undefined
There are no specific sessions for these activities (e.g. open online courses).
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Optional
Additional Language Skills: Italian (3 ECTS) 3 0 Italian
Other Training Activities 4 0 English
Other Training Activities 1 0 English
Optional activities and study plan rules
- STUDENTS HAVE TO ACQUIRE AN ADDITIONAL 4 CREDITS.

Additional Language Skills: Italian (foreign students).

To obtain the degree, students without an Italian degree or diploma are required to attain an Italian language proficiency at level A2 within the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). This level can be assessed by the end of the degree course in the following ways:
- by submitting the language certificate achieved no more than three years prior to the submission, at level A2 or higher, recognised by the University (the list of recognised language certificates can be found at: https://www.unimi.it/en/node/349/). The language certificate must be uploaded through the service https://informastudenti.unimi.it/saw/ess?AUTH=SAML by choosing the category SLAM;
- by an entry-level test, organised by SLAM, which can be taken at the beginning of every semester.

Students who fail to reach level A2 will have to attend a 60-hour Italian course organised by SLAM and to pass the final test during the I semester of the second year of study in order to earn 3 ECTS credits of Additional Language Skills: Italian.
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language Lesson period SSD
Additional Language Skills: Italian (3 ECTS) 3 0 Italian Undefined
Other Training Activities 1 0 English Undefined
Other Training Activities 4 0 English Undefined