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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

WEEK/MODULE 1: Global Trends

7 videos (Total 89 min), 2 quizzes
7 videos
Sustainable Development (Henrik Bregnhoj)11m
Demographic Trends (Siri Tellier)14m
Global urbanization (Jorgen Eskemose Andersen)16m
Urban transport and public areas (Jorgen Eskemose Andersen)13m
Urban Housing (Jorgen Eskemose Andersen)13m
Environmental health (Flemming Konradsen, Produced by Univ. Copenhagen)15m
1 practice exercise
Week 1 Quiz - Trends20m
Week
2
2 hours to complete

WEEK/MODULE 2: Environmental Management

8 videos (Total 72 min), 1 quiz
8 videos
Cities and climate change (Karsten Arnbjerg-Nielsen)8m
The role of waste in resource efficiency (Thomas Astrup)8m
Participation in Environmental Management (Søren Lund)6m
Stakeholder and Social Sustianability Analysis (Søren Lund)8m
Case: Environmental Management in Greenland (Kåre Hendriksen)7m
Case: Water and Environmental Management in China (Lars Skov Andersen)16m
Case: Environmental management in Denmark (Poul Bjerg)7m
1 practice exercise
Week 2 Quiz - Environmental Management20m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

WEEK/MODULE 3: Utility Management

7 videos (Total 60 min), 2 quizzes
7 videos
Copenhagen Storm Water Management (Lars Skov Andersen)5m
Nairobi Water Supply and IUWM (Lars Skov Andersen)4m
Environmental Management in Rural Areas (Henrik Bregnhoj)11m
Air Pollution (Kåre Press-Kristensen)13m
Phases in Solid Waste Management (Thomas Astrup)10m
Solid Waste Management Systems and Regulation (Thomas Astrup)5m
1 practice exercise
Week 3 Quiz - Utility management20m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

WEEK/MODULE 4: Technologies for the Built Environment

10 videos (Total 56 min), 1 quiz
10 videos
Urban Water Technologies Interview (Karsten Arnbjerg-Nielsen)7m
Safe and Optimal Water Supply (Martin Rygaard)6m
Rural Environmental Technologies (Henrik Bregnhoj)11m
Solid waste technologies (Alessio Boldrin)7m
Greenland: Intro to lecturers Gunvor and Pernille33s
Greenland: Water Supply (Pernille Erland Jensen)1m
Greenland: Waste Management (Gunvor Marie Kirkelund)5m
Greenland: Wastewater Treatment (Pernille Erland Jensen)4m
Greenland: Mining (Pernille Erland Jensen)3m
1 practice exercise
Week 4 Quiz - Technologies for the Built Environment20m
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Top reviews from Global Environmental Management

By SSJan 18th 2018

I really like this course. As I have to review other peers, I have learned other countries situation/ problem without the need of traveling. I really recommend people to join this course, it is worth.

By 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.

Instructors

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Henrik Bregnhøj

Ext. Assoc. Prof.
Dept. Environmental Engineering
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Steffen Foss Hansen

Associate Professor
Department of Environmental Engineering

About Technical University of Denmark (DTU)

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