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Human Dimensions of Climate Change

In this program you’ll study the human aspects of climate change. You’ll explore different disciplines including:

  • psychology
  • economics
  • geography
  • political science
  • sociology

Find a career that fits you

Experience & connections

  • Career Services offers programs, workshops and support during your time at UVic and beyond.
  • With a work study position you can develop skills during your study term.
  • Volunteering is a great way to give back to your community while you build skills.

Hands-on learning opportunities

These courses in the human dimensions of climate change program offer extensive hands-on learning.


HDCC 400 - Seminar on Human Dimensions of Climate Change
Extend knowledge and perspectives on the impacts of climate change on humans

Professional and technical skill development           

GEOG 373 - Applied Climatology                      
Learn to use wildfire modelling systems

Research project         

ES 480 - Advanced Environmental Topics in Political Ecology
(various course topics)
Examine environmental topics through seminars and projects

These courses are not always offered as described.

What's next?

To explore more visit the human dimensions of climate change site. For degree planning contact your adviser for help.