From this section you can find the overall schedule for the course and other practical information.
Please note: each lecture on Tuesdays (12:30-16:15) is divided into two parts: lecture itself and hands-on training. These Tuesday sessions are compulsory and you need to attend to minimum five out of six of them, in order to pass the course. Workshops on Thursdays are optional.
12:30-14:00 @ U401a;
14:15-16:15 @ U351
Thu at 9:15-11:00
@ A046 (Otakaari 1X)
Mondays by 23:55
|15||Tue 10.4.2018||1. Global water resources; |
+ Introduction to the course
|Thu 12.4.2018||Mon 16.4.2018|
|16||Tue 17.4.||2. Population dynamics|
+ project work kick-off
|Thu 19.4.||Mon 23.4.|
|17||Tue 24.4.||3. Land cover change and food production||Thu 27.4||Mon 30.4.|
|18||Wed 2.5. (note the date!)||4. Water use|
|19||Tue 8.5.||5. Water scarcity||Wed 9.5. (note the date!)||Mon 14.5.|
|20||Tue 15.5.||6. Socio-economics of water and food||Thu 17.5.||Mon 21.5.|
|21||22-23.5.||Project presentation on either 22nd or 23rd - |
you can decide within the small groups
when is the best time for you to present;
presentation session takes around 3 hrs.
You can download the course plan from here.
Introduction ppt (includes all the practicalities, grading criteria in more details, etc)
The grading is based on following division: active participation in lecture-exercise sessions (1/5), home assignments (2/5), individual project work (2/5). Please see the introductory ppt for more detail description of the grading, criteria, point limits for each grade, etc.
Matlab for own computer
You can install matlab to your own computer from https://download.aalto.fi. When installing the Matlab, make sure that Mapping Toolbox -extension is installed too, as in some cases that is not within the default installment.
Classrooms with Adobe Illustrator (updated April 2017 - use this link for an up-to-date list (classrooms with Adobe CC Full or Adobe CC Small have Illustrator on their computers).
- A046 (the CAE classroom where we have our workshops)
- Maari B
- Maari L
- Maari aula
- Kemia B016
- Vesitekniikka luokka (Tietotie 1E)
- Design Factory classroom
- Classrooms ARTS
- Töölö Main Building C322