Who is this class for: This course is an introduction – the only requirements are an Internet connection and an interest in the topic. A general background in environmental or civil engineering, urban planning or geography would help to fully benefit from this course.


Created by:  École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

  • Dr. Linda Strande

    Taught by:  Dr. Linda Strande, Group leader

    Management of Excreta, Wastewater and Sludge (MEWS), Eawag-Sandec
LevelIntermediate
Commitment4-6 hours/week
Language
English, Subtitles: French, Spanish
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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Rated 4.8 out of 5 of 67 ratings

This course provides an excellent introduction to FSM, including information on innovative technologies and advantages/challenges of current technologies in the sector. I highly recommend this course to anyone interested in the different management options available.

Excellent course with lots of information, images and videos, keep me not sleepy..:))

Ce cours est très intéressant. J'ai de nouvelles choses et clarifié les conceps lus ça et là. Félicitations aux tuteurs et contributeurs.

This course gives an excellent overview of faecal sludge management issues. I work with UNDP India office on housing and sanitation issues. The course gave me sufficient information regarding the basics of the topic.I would especially like to appreciate the excellent reading material suggested through the course.