University Of Newcastle

Green Engineering and Sustainability Principles

CHEE2931

Iowa State Course Substitution

Sustainable Engineering and International Development

C E 388

Course Info
International Credits:
10.0
Converted Credits:
4.0
Semester:
spring
Country:
Australia
Language:
English
Course Description:
Introduces the concepts of sustainability and cleaner production as applied in an industrial context. Basic principles of "Green Engineering" are also considered. The concept of "systems thinking" is also explored, particularly in the role of the engineer or scientist in developing suitable technologies. Environmental impact analysis is quantified through the use of life cycle analysis, and the methodology is placed in context with the broader issues of sustainability and cleaner production. Also discussed, are the philosophical issues related to sustainability and societal influences.

Review

Evaluation Date:
February 15, 2016
Evaluated:
Say Ong
Comments: