Lund University
Circular Economy - Sustainable Materials Management
Lund University

Circular Economy - Sustainable Materials Management

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Philip Peck
Jessika Luth Richter
Karl Vrancken

Instructors: Philip Peck


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19 hours to complete
3 weeks at 6 hours a week
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There are 5 modules in this course

This module explores sourcing of materials from extraction to refining processes as well as the complexity of material supply. It builds a rationale for why we need to transform to a Circular Economy.

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25 videos19 readings1 quiz1 discussion prompt

In this module circular business models are explored in-depth and a range of ways for business to create economic and social value are discussed

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15 videos13 readings1 quiz1 peer review1 discussion prompt

This module presents topics like functional materials and eco-design as well as methods to assess environmental impacts.

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15 videos9 readings1 quiz1 peer review1 discussion prompt

This module explores the role of governments and networks and how policies and sharing best practices can enable the circular economy.

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15 videos7 readings1 quiz1 peer review1 discussion prompt

This module examines new norms, forms of engagement, social systems, and institutions, needed by the circular economy and how we, as individuals, can help society become more circular.

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18 videos6 readings1 quiz1 discussion prompt


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4.6 (701 ratings)
Philip Peck
2 Courses75,570 learners
Jessika Luth Richter
Lund University
1 Course70,839 learners

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