Odense, Denmark

Engineering for Sustainability

when 7 August 2023 - 18 August 2023
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC

The course provides you with skills for understanding the challenges of sustainable development. You will get an introduction to Environmental System Analysis theory, methods and tools. You will learn when and how to apply such methods to the engineering tasks of assessing and designing sustainable solutions. We apply a systems approach throughout the course, and you will get insight into some of the societal frameworks and concepts to sustainability such as Industrial Ecology, Industrial Symbiosis, Circular Economy and Bio-Economy as well as the concept of Cleaner Technology/Best Available Technology and its role in EU environmental regulation. You will get an introduction to some of the core tools, e.g. Material Flow Analysis and Life Cycle Assessment.

Course leader

Henrik Wenzel

Target group

Mandatory prerequisites
You must have completed at least two years of studies at university level (equivalent to 120 ECTS) in engineering, natural sciences, social sciences or economics and have an interest in sustainability.

Fee info

EUR 0: For more info see our website.

Exchange students from a partner university pay no tuition. Guest students pay tuition fees.

NON-EU student: 8635 DKK per course (1160 Euro)

EU Students: 4250 DKK per course (570 Euro)