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33%

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100 % en línea

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Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1

Semana 1

1 hora para completar

Introduction

1 hora para completar
1 video (Total 3 minutos), 8 lecturas
8 lecturas
Welcome learners!10m
Course organization10m
Grading and logistics10m
Acknowledgement10m
FAQ - General topics10m
FAQ- Time management10m
FAQ - Quizzes and assignment10m
FAQ - Certificate10m
3 horas para completar

Module 1. Introducing the basic concepts

3 horas para completar
9 videos (Total 118 minutos)
9 videos
The challenges faced in nexus analysis17m
Examples of “different” analyses of the nexus14m
Basic concepts of metabolic analysis12m
The bio-phsyical roots of metabolic patterns9m
Too rich to be green12m
The “intolerable” dependence on fossil fuel imports10m
Circular economy, Bioeconomy and Zero-emissions14m
Jevon’s paradox and the myth of resource efficiency as a solution for sustainability9m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Quiz 150m
Semana
2

Semana 2

3 horas para completar

Module 2. Acknowledging the poor quality of existing quantitative analyses

3 horas para completar
9 videos (Total 123 minutos)
9 videos
The fragility of numbers10m
Handling the issue of scale15m
Narratives vs. Storytelling12m
The identity in Complex Systems11m
The Concept of Holon16m
Grammars: how to keep quantitative analysis semantically open10m
Mosaic Effect: integrating quantitative analysis across different hierarchical levels17m
The Sudoku Effect – how to handle impredicativity in quantitative analysis11m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Quiz 230m
Semana
3

Semana 3

3 horas para completar

Module 3. The challenge of food accounting

3 horas para completar
9 videos (Total 137 minutos)
9 videos
An example of an integrated quantitative analysis of food metabolism: Ecuador13m
What are qualities of the produced food that cannot be considered in qualitative analysis?18m
Pre-industrial metabolic pattern18m
Technological lock-in of agriculture11m
The post harvest sector16m
Feeding the cities12m
The mission impossible of agriculture in modern times16m
Multifunctional agriculture15m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Quiz 330m
Semana
4

Semana 4

2 horas para completar

Module 4. The challenge of energy accounting

2 horas para completar
9 videos (Total 123 minutos)
9 videos
Exosomatic Metabolism11m
EROI a critical appraisal14m
Energy grammar13m
Functional and structural components12m
Quality of PES13m
Energy efficiency for policy targets12m
The problem with agro-biofuels13m
Energiewende and the problem of intermittents9m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Quiz 420m
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Principales revisiones sobre Sustainability of Social-Ecological Systems: the Nexus between Water, Energy and Food

por ADDec 12th 2019

Wonderful course about us and the environment! If you are a data loving philosopher this will be your dream (as it was for me) :) - Would love to get more lectures from this courses' teachers!

por ALMar 31st 2018

Everybody should learn this !\n\nIt will change my way of looking at sustainability as promised by Prof. Giampietro.\n\nTHX

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  • 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.

  • You can request the certificate at any time: before, during or once you finish the course.

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  • No. The certificate shows that the student has passed the course, but it is not an official qualification of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.

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