The course consists in a serie of seminars about recent advances in environmental sciences. National and international speakers are invited to give lectures focusing on the last achievements in their field of research. The seminars are usually held in Vipava Lanthieri Palace on Thurdays at 3 p.m. twice a month. Extra seminars and Scientific evenings are also organised. 

Students will also be invited to provide a written and oral presentation scientific case of studies from peer-reviewed scientific literature.