118-0101-00L  Water Resources Seminars

SemesterAutumn Semester 2023
LecturersD. Molnar, A. Costa
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


118-0101-00 SWater Resources Seminars
Permission from lecturers required for all students.
Attendance is compulsory.
3 hrs
Tue08:50-11:30HIL D 60.1 »
D. Molnar, A. Costa

Catalogue data

AbstractThe Seminar Series features invited experts from a wide range of disciplines who present their experiences working with water related topics in Swiss and international settings. The students are exposed to many different perspectives and are asked to apply the information they learn to specific case studies.
ObjectiveThe Seminar Series provides students with background information on a wide range of topics related to water resources. Invited experts challenge the students to consider water resources and water resource management in new ways, using tools that have been successfully implemented in real case scenarios. The seminars include theory, case studies, and interactive discussions with the experts.
ContentThe Seminar Series is aimed at offering students the opportunity to learn about water resources in a multi-disciplinary fashion, with a focus on Swiss and international examples. Selected topics include: Water & Climate Change, Water & Sanitation, Water Management in Central Asia, Water & Agriculture, Nature Based Solutions, Water Hazards (floods), Water & Business, and Water Stewardship. For additional details see the course website Link.
Prerequisites / NoticeFor further information, contact Dr. Darcy Molnar (Link)

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits3 credits
ExaminersD. Molnar, A. Costa
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.

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GeneralPermission from lecturers required for all students
Places16 at the most
PriorityRegistration for the course unit is until 29.08.2023 only possible for the primary target group
Primary target groupMAS ETH in Sustainable Water Resources (118000)
Waiting listuntil 22.09.2023

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