225.032 Seminar Resources and Waste 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.

2021W, SE, 2.0h, 2.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

  • compare different issues in the fields of resource management and waste management.
  • provide critical and analytical questions about lectures.
  • enter into a scientific discourse with specialist speakers.
  • check results and conclusions for plausibility.
  • conduct own literature research in the fields of resource management and waste management.

Subject of course

In the course current issues from the fields of resource management and waste management are presented in specialist lectures by speakers both from TU Wien and external. Experts from science, industry and administration are presenting.

After each lecture a discussion with the auditorium take place. There are 45 minutes each for the lecture as well as for the discussion.

The aim is to get to know different methods, problems and solutions. However, the active discoures strengthens the ability to correctly classify and correlate results of different issues and levels of complexity.

Due to the current situation, the lecture will be held online.

We are happy to anonce, that this semester will be a joint-venture with the waste management institute of BOKU Vienna.

Teaching methods

The following methods are used in the course:

  • Specialist lectures on current issues in the fields of resource management and waste management
  • Discussion with experts on the basis of the lectures
  • Independent literature research and writing a seminar paper

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information


Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Mon16:00 - 17:3008.11.2021 - 24.01.2022 https://bokuvienna.zoom.us/j/99460722086 (LIVE)Seminar Ressourcenmanagement und Abfallwirtschaft
Mon16:15 - 17:4506.12.2021 https://bokuvienna.zoom.us/j/99460722086 (LIVE)Seminar Ressourcenmanagement und Abfallwirtschaft
Seminar Resources and Waste Management - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Mon08.11.202116:00 - 17:30 https://bokuvienna.zoom.us/j/99460722086Seminar Ressourcenmanagement und Abfallwirtschaft
Mon22.11.202116:00 - 17:30 https://bokuvienna.zoom.us/j/99460722086Seminar Ressourcenmanagement und Abfallwirtschaft
Mon29.11.202116:00 - 17:30 https://bokuvienna.zoom.us/j/99460722086Seminar Ressourcenmanagement und Abfallwirtschaft
Mon06.12.202116:15 - 17:45 https://bokuvienna.zoom.us/j/99460722086Seminar Ressourcenmanagement und Abfallwirtschaft
Mon13.12.202116:00 - 17:30 https://bokuvienna.zoom.us/j/99460722086Seminar Ressourcenmanagement und Abfallwirtschaft
Mon10.01.202216:00 - 17:30 https://bokuvienna.zoom.us/j/99460722086Seminar Ressourcenmanagement und Abfallwirtschaft
Mon17.01.202216:00 - 17:30 https://bokuvienna.zoom.us/j/99460722086Seminar Ressourcenmanagement und Abfallwirtschaft
Mon24.01.202216:00 - 17:30 https://bokuvienna.zoom.us/j/99460722086Seminar Ressourcenmanagement und Abfallwirtschaft

Examination modalities

Active participation in the discussion

As performance record the students must be present and actively participate in the discussion. In the course a presence of more than 80% of the dates is obligatory. We kindly ask you to join the meeting with your real name or matriculation number and to activate the visual feed at the beginning of the lecture and for the discussion.

Submission of "insights"

Students must submit (TUWEL) “insights” for every attended lecture. Insights concise of some keywords or one to two sentences which summarise insights gained in the lecture.

Submission of a seminar paper

For a selected topic, which is based on one of the lectures held, a short seminar paper (2000-2500 words) has to be submitted. This should take up the topic or a sub-aspect of it and question it critically. In the paper, the essential statements and key points of the lecture should first be briefly summarized. The presentation documents will be provided in the TISS. Furthermore, the issue has to be supplemented or further elaborated and critically discussed. Hence, a literature research and own considerations has to be conducted.

Formal requirements

The paper should comprise 2000-2500 words and has to meet the following formal requirements:

  • Title page with your name and matriculation number and a refercene list are mandatory.
  • Compliance with the scope without artificial text extensions.
  • The paper can be submitted either in German or in English.
  • Use uniform and correct citation practice, also for illustrations and information from the presentation documents.  

Submission

Submit the paper until 15/02/2022 as pdf-Document via TUWEL

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
21.09.2021 12:00 21.10.2021 12:00 21.10.2021 12:00

Registration modalities

via TISS

Curricula

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

No prior knowledge needed.

Guest lectures will be generally in German, some also in English. Students with low German skills can visit the lecture.

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

German