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Learn about the best environmental technologies for a sustainable development and how they are managed in various settings around the world. This course gives you an opportunity to learn about global trends that influence our environment and the living conditions and how different management systems and approaches that are used around the world to manage the environment. This includes current environmental technologies built for the environment and technologies for sustainable soil management, groundwater protection methods and integrated Water resources management....
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Urban PlanningWater Resource DevelopmentNatural ResourcesGreen Technology
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Sugerido: 3 hours/week

Aprox. 16 horas restantes
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Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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Seção
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4 horas para concluir

WEEK/MODULE 1: Global Trends

In the first week we will set the stage for the next weeks. This week presents some of the global trends that influence our environment and the living conditions. We will in particular look at Sustainable development, demography, various aspects of urbanization, climate change and environmental Health. In addition to the videos produced for this course, see also the IPCC AR5 Synthesis Report as this is also part of the exam....
Reading
7 vídeos (Total de 89 min), 2 testes
Video7 videos
Sustainable Development (Henrik Bregnhoj)11min
Demographic Trends (Siri Tellier)14min
Global urbanization (Jorgen Eskemose Andersen)16min
Urban transport and public areas (Jorgen Eskemose Andersen)13min
Urban Housing (Jorgen Eskemose Andersen)13min
Environmental health (Flemming Konradsen, Produced by Univ. Copenhagen)15min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Week 1 Quiz - Trends20min

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2 horas para concluir

WEEK/MODULE 2: Environmental Management

This week we look into different management systems and approaches that are used around the world. Management styles and systems are implemented depending on various factors like culture, history and physical layout of the country. We will see it from general introductions and look at three case presentations....
Reading
8 vídeos (Total de 72 min), 1 teste
Video8 videos
Cities and climate change (Karsten Arnbjerg-Nielsen)8min
The role of waste in resource efficiency (Thomas Astrup)8min
Participation in Environmental Management (Søren Lund)6min
Stakeholder and Social Sustianability Analysis (Søren Lund)8min
Case: Environmental Management in Greenland (Kåre Hendriksen)7min
Case: Water and Environmental Management in China (Lars Skov Andersen)16min
Case: Environmental management in Denmark (Poul Bjerg)7min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Week 2 Quiz - Environmental Management20min

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3 horas para concluir

WEEK/MODULE 3: Utility Management

This week we look in how the various utilities manage the environment. We will e.g. look at how the general water supply, waste water systems and solid waste are managed and how other pollution sources are regulated....
Reading
7 vídeos (Total de 60 min), 2 testes
Video7 videos
Copenhagen Storm Water Management (Lars Skov Andersen)5min
Nairobi Water Supply and IUWM (Lars Skov Andersen)4min
Environmental Management in Rural Areas (Henrik Bregnhoj)11min
Air Pollution (Kåre Press-Kristensen)13min
Phases in Solid Waste Management (Thomas Astrup)10min
Solid Waste Management Systems and Regulation (Thomas Astrup)5min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Week 3 Quiz - Utility management20min

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1 hora para concluir

WEEK/MODULE 4: Technologies for the Built Environment

In week 4 we look at some of the current environmental technologies that are particularly effective in carrying out their purpose and in an environmental friendly way. We look at how we choose among different technologies and study storm water technologies, urban water supply and solid waste handling....
Reading
10 vídeos (Total de 56 min), 1 teste
Video10 videos
Urban Water Technologies Interview (Karsten Arnbjerg-Nielsen)7min
Safe and Optimal Water Supply (Martin Rygaard)6min
Rural Environmental Technologies (Henrik Bregnhoj)11min
Solid waste technologies (Alessio Boldrin)7min
Greenland: Intro to lecturers Gunvor and Pernillemin
Greenland: Water Supply (Pernille Erland Jensen)1min
Greenland: Waste Management (Gunvor Marie Kirkelund)5min
Greenland: Wastewater Treatment (Pernille Erland Jensen)4min
Greenland: Mining (Pernille Erland Jensen)3min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Week 4 Quiz - Technologies for the Built Environment20min
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por WLJan 10th 2017

I've learned a great deal from the course. Thanks for putting together these valuable insights and gathered so many experts in effectively delivering the course. Kudos to the team of DTU and Coursera.

por AAAug 27th 2018

I am learning the basics and fundamental topics which is related to my Civil Engineering Environmental courses. I am truly satisfied with the course and also my designated teacher. Thank you

Instrutores

Henrik Bregnhøj

Ext. Assoc. Prof.
Dept. Environmental Engineering

Steffen Foss Hansen

Associate Professor
Department of Environmental Engineering

Sobre Technical University of Denmark (DTU)

DTU focuses on research in technical and natural sciences that contributes to the development of society. As an industrially orientated university, our goal is to supply high-level international research based on combining theory with constructing models and empirical methods....

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