Credits: 2

Schedule: 29.10.2019 - 12.11.2019

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation): 

Responsible teacher: Tatu Marttila ( 

Details on the course content (applies in this implementation): 

This workshop course familiarizes the students with assessing ecological and social impacts of materials, products and systems. Students will use the CES EduPack tool (on Aalto computers) to support material selection & system design.

Elaboration of the evaluation criteria and methods, and acquainting students with the evaluation (applies in this implementation): 

Outcomes include a small assessment exercise and report. 

This is a PASS/FAIL course.

Details on calculating the workload (applies in this implementation): 

Contact days (4h x 3) = 12h
Readings = 12h
Assessment exercise = 18h
Project report = 12h

Details on the course materials (applies in this implementation): 

Materials available in MyCourses.

Additional information for the course (applies in this implementation): 

This period II course is prioritized for Creative Sustainability (CS) students (mandatory for CS Design), and also (if space allows) open for other Dept. of Design students and other Master students at Aalto University. 

Details on the schedule (applies in this implementation): 

Contact days (x3) 13.00-17.00 in Väre computer class.


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