Who is this class for: The course is directed toward upper-division undergraduate and graduate students from a wide variety of disciplines (environmental sciences, engineering, agricultural sciences, social sciences) as well as professionals (NGOs, think tanks) and policy makers concerned with sustainable development in both developed and developing countries.

Created by:  Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

  • Mario Giampietro

    Taught by:  Mario Giampietro, ICREA Research Professor

    Institute of Environmental Science and Technology (ICTA)

  • Andrea Saltelli

    Taught by:  Andrea Saltelli, Guest researcher

    Institute of Environmental Science and Technology (ICTA)

  • Tarik Serrano

    Taught by:  Tarik Serrano, Post-Doc Researcher

    Institute of Environmental Science and Technology (ICTA)
Commitment4-6 hours/week
Hardware ReqNo extra hardware would be required.
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
The Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) is a public university located in the metropolitan area of Barcelona. International in its outlook, it is fully consolidated within its local surroundings, and offers quality education in close association with research activity, the transfer of scientific, technological, cultural and educational knowledge, the promotion of its human potential and the responsible management of available resources. The UAB currently offers 81 degrees, 130 official Master Programmes and 183 UAB-specific Masters Degrees. In addition, it offers 174 lifelong learning programmes and 65 PhD Programmes, 27 of which have been distinguished through Quality Awards. The UAB has a total of over 3,500 teaching and research staff, over 2,000 administrative staff and over 40,000 students.
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Rated 5 out of 5 of 3 ratings

Excelent course !

For me as a Mechanical Engineer has been great, I have worked for manufacturing companies and also I am the owner of a company; for me have this tool to evaluate any kind project is a priceless treasure, this brings to you a lot of tools, and another point of view of how must be seen the sustainability and how must be applied on the project evaluation.