Piia Nurmi, Sonja Lankiniemi, Marketta Virta, Annika Holmbom, Mitja Hokkanen
On Itslearning platform.
Material includes articles, guidebooks, strategies and real-life examples from EU, waste management organizations, researchers and companies.
Activating tasks on online platform, studies on waste management.
In order to pass the course all assignments must be returned within deadlines.
Course grade will be determined by the following way:
Essay and discussion/debate 30%
Calculation task 30%
Learning report 10%
Self review 5%
09.01.2023 - 10.02.2023
01.12.2022 - 07.01.2023
20 - 70
Engineering and Business
Main responsible teacher: Piia Nurmi
Itslearning and email
Degree Programme in Energy and Environmental Technology
The only way to do the course is to do the tasks, no alternative ways to complete the course.
This course is based on assignments:
- You don't have the possibility to raise your final grade or a grade for an individual task.
Tasks and materials on Itslearning platform.
The course is 5 ects so the workload is 135 hours all together.
The course will take place during 9.1.2023 - 10.2.2023.
The course is online course.
Four online study sessions will be organized:
23.1.2023 Essay help session (voluntary)
30.1.2023 Calculation task
6.2.2023 Calculation task help session (voluntary)
TBA Visit to Lounavoima
In this course student familiarizes themselves with the waste management as a part of circular economy and the essential concepts of waste management, recycling and the other ways to use waste as a resource. The main goal is to understand the big picture of topics relating to waste management and waste treatment.
Course topics are: 1. Circular economy and waste hierarchy 2. Separate waste collection systems 3. Waste treatment and recycling
Student has not returned tasks within deadlines.