330.261 End-of-Life Management
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • make informed decision on the most suitable End-of-Life management option for their products at the end of their (first) life,
  • recognise the mutual influence of different measures against the threatening scarcity of resources
  • make an active contribution to the circular economy in their later careers.

Subject of course

  • Background (14 critical mineral raw materials report of the European Commission, WEEE Directive)
  • State-of-the-art of End-of-Life Management:
    - Management systems
    - Collection
    - Refurbishment
    - Re-use of products and components
    - Material recycling
    - Energy recovery
  • Practical case studies from leading companies
  • End of waste - when will waste become a resource?
  • Future trends in research and industry

Teaching methods

All preparatory lecture material (PDFs) will be uploaded to TUWEL before the first webmeeting.

 

Tuesday 06.10.2020:

Webmeeting „Welcome & Introduction“:

Meeting-ID

Time: 09.00 – 11.00 Uhr CET

Content:

  • Welcome and short introductions
  • Questions & Answers

 

Tuesday 13.10.2020:

Individual studying of preparatory material for next webmeeting

 

Tuesday 20.10.2020:

Webmeeting „Background & Motivation“:

Meeting-ID

Time: 09.00 – 11.00 Uhr CET

Content:

  • Short recap of preparatory material
  • Questions & Answers

 

Tuesday 27.10.2020:

Individual studying of preparatory material for next webmeeting

 

Tuesday 03.11.2020:

Webmeeting „Legislation & Implementation“:

Meeting-ID

Time: 09.00 – 11.00 Uhr CET

Content:

  • Short recap of preparatory material
  • Questions & Answers

 

Tuesday 10.11.2020:

Individual studying of preparatory material for next webmeeting

 

Tuesday 17.11.2020:

Webmeeting „Collection, Disassembly & Re-use“:

Meeting-ID

Time: 09.00 – 11.00 Uhr CET

Content:

  • Short recap of preparatory material
  • Questions & Answers

 

Tuesday 24.11.2020:

Individual studying of preparatory material for next webmeeting

 

Tuesday 01.12.2020:

Webmeeting „Recycling & Future Trends“:

Meeting-ID

Time: 09.00 – 11.00 Uhr CET

Content:

  • Short recap of preparatory material
  • Questions & Answers
  • Any questions related to individual project presentations

 

Tuesday 15.12.2020:

Individual preparation of project presentation

 

Tuesday 12.01.2021:

Webmeeting „Project presentations (group A)“:

Meeting-ID

Time: 09.00 – 11.00 Uhr CET

Content:

  • Project presentations (group A)
  • Discussion

 

Tuesday 19.01.2021:

Videokonferenz „Project presentations (group B)“:

Meeting-ID

Time: 09.00 – 11.00 Uhr CET

Content:

  • Project presentations (group B)
  • Discussion

 

Tuesday 26.01.2021:

Videokonferenz „Project presentations (group C)“:

Meeting-ID

Time: 09.00 – 11.00 Uhr CET

Content:

  • Project presentations (group C)
  • Discussion

Mode of examination

Oral

Lecturers

Institute

Examination modalities

Alle Prüfungen werden bis auf Weiteres in Präsenzform in den jeweils angegebenen Hörsälen abgehalten.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
30.08.2020 00:00 25.09.2020 23:59 26.01.2021 12:00

Curricula

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Continuative courses

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

English