Life Cycle Assessment Project
Volledige vakbeschrijvingThe life cycle assessment project follows up on the course Engineering in a Circular Economy. You work in teams using Project Management Skills, and you assess the sustainability of products and processes introduced by industrial representatives by applying the tools of Life Cycle Assessment.
Doelstellingen van dit vakAt the end of this course, you are be able to: - Demonstrate understanding of the environmental implications of the project topic and feasible engineering solutions by searching and studying additional literature; - Describe the four stages of life cycle assessment (LCA) and explain the important aspects in performing an LCA in each stage; - Apply the knowledge of the four stages of LCA on a circular engineering topic by performing a basic or partial LCA study and explain the meaning of the results obtained from the LCA study performed; - Communicate on the project process and results by written text, illustrations and oral presentation; - Reflect on their share and that of peers in team performance, your personal development including leadership, and the results of the project.
3 jan 2022
28 jan 2022
Onderwijsmethode:Research, Working visit(s), Work in subgroups, Project-Centered Learning
Trefwoorden:Life Cycle Assessment; Environmental Impact; Research Project; Project Management