Credits: 5

Schedule: 13.09.2018 - 20.12.2018

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

I-II (Autumn)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After the course the student is
- able in figuring out a product life cycle and listing major life cycle impacts
- realizes the role of material choice and material efficiency in sustainable product development
- understands the role of user centred approach in sustainable product development
- is able in finding and critically applying the relevant guidance for sustainable product development
- has improved skills in communication on questions related to sustainability

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The course is based on contact teaching and team work on topics related to the sustainable product development.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The grading is based on
- the teams' work (teacher evaluation)
- active participation at the teaching sessions (teacher evaluation)
- activity and argumentation in final debate (teacher evaluation)
- individual students contribution in his/her team's work (peer and self evaluation)

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

6*3 contact teaching session
4*1 team review with teacher
4*27 independent team work

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Defined during the course

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Contemporary topics on product liability

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Via WebOodi

Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):


Registration and further information