327-2127-00L  Sustainable Materials Management: Concepts, Methods and Principles

SemesterAutumn Semester 2023
LecturersP. Wäger
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
327-2127-00 VSustainable Materials Management: Concepts, Methods and Principles1 hrs
Fri/2w13:45-15:30HCP E 47.2 »
P. Wäger
327-2127-00 USustainable Materials Management: Concepts, Methods and Principles1 hrs
Fri/2w15:45-17:30HCP E 47.2 »
P. Wäger

Catalogue data

AbstractThe aim of this course is to introduce important concepts, methods and principles for sustainable materials management and to critically reflect their possibilities and limitations. A particular focus will be laid on recycling issues.
ObjectiveStudents develop a basic understanding of important concepts, methods and principles for sustainable materials management and become acquainted with their possibilites and limitations.
ContentThe course consists of six lectures introducing concepts, methods and principles for a sustainable materials management (including, amongst others, material flow analysis, life cycle assessment, raw materials criticality evaluation), with a particular focus on recycling issues and exemplifications for materials relevant for Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and emerging energy technologies.

Performance assessment

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersP. Wäger
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationreport and oral presentation

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ProgrammeSectionType
Materials Science MasterElective CoursesWInformation