Land use in Vilademus

Land use in Vilademus

What can you find on this page?

Low carbon land use

Land use and climate change

What did we do?

Work methods

Working with the low carbon land use questions were strictly part of the Girona pilot course. Work methods of this pilot course were based on case study visits. To enable this kind of working students spent 10 days on their at the case study location. In this case in a rural municipality of Vilademus.

Before the actual working at the case study, location students got some orientation information. After this students went to their actual case study site. At the Villademus students did visits related and interviews related their topic. Based on this materials student made a project proposal which suggested manners to be more low carbon. 

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This kind of working has some resource demands. First, you should give students some basic information of low carbon society and climate change. After this, you should arrange some case study specific visits and contacts for interviews. In this case, students spent 10 days in the same area. You should consider also which kind of area you choose, and made some adjustments based on that.


As a study outcome students made a proposal how to promote low carbon land use in the Villademus area. Check their proposal!

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An example of a framework

Day 1Orientation
Day 2Introduction to the case studies
Day 3Fieldwork
Day 4Fieldwork
Day 5Fieldwork
Day 6Open local seminar and workshop
Day 7Open local seminar and workshop
Day 8Result analysis
Day 9Result analysis
Day 10Presentation to the community
Day 11Final seminar