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Opintojakson nimi Circular economy
Opintojakson ajankohta 29.08.2022 - 29.09.2022
Korkeakoulu Turun ammattikorkeakoulu
Opintojakson kieli Englanti
Opintopisteet 5 OP

Opintojakson ala Tekniikan ja liikenteenala
Opettaja Annika Holmbom, Jenni Suominen ja Eerika Heinonen
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Circular economy

29.08.2022 - 29.09.2022

Opintojakson kuvaus

The course focuses on the principles and functions of circular economy from the perspective of sustainable development. Benefits and opportunities of circular economy for society and companies, and business models of circular economy.

 

After completing the course student:

  • masters the basic concepts of circular economy
  • understands the limited scope of resources
  • knows the most important business models of circular economy
  • understands how circular economy links to own field of studies
  • knows how to allocate resources for tasks to be done, and to take into account the objectives set by supervisor or client
  • can construct a concise and informative presentation

Arviointikriteerit

  • In this course the grading is numerical from 0-5.
  • Final grade consists of 90 % teacher assessment based on following tasks (please see the assessment criteria for each assignment in Itslearning):
    • Tasks 1A+1B, 40 %
    • Task 2B, 50 %
    • The final 10 % from self-assessment (task 3B).

Opintojakson työskentelytavat ja aikataulutus

  • The course is based on independent work. Assignments are related to writing an exploratory essay, innovating and implementing a circular economy business plan, and practicing overall project and time management. In addition, the course exercises critical examination skills and working life connection is promoted through real-life company examples.
  • The work happens mainly in online course platform (Itslearning) but three voluntary online meetings will be offered during the course to give the students a chance to get guidance to the work.
  • The course focuses on the principles and functions of circular economy from the perspective of sustainable development. Benefits and opportunities of circular economy for society and companies, and business models of circular economy.
  • The course lasts 5 weeks, starting from Monday 29.8.2022 and ends 29.9.2022. The course is mainly online but during the course there will be three separate online course meetings for students to ask about the tasks etc. (participation is voluntary).
  • Timetable for Online course meetings (link to join the Teams is shared in Itslearning platform):
    • online clinic 5.9. klo 10.30-11
    • online clinic 15.9. klo 10.30-11
    • online clinic 26.9. klo 10.30-11
  • The course consists total of six obligatory tasks:
      • Phase I: tasks 1A & 1B
      • Phase II: tasks 2A & 2B
      • Phase III: tasks 3A & 3B
  • More detailed descriptions of learning tasks and instructions are available on the course’s own Itslearning platform.
  • The course is 5 credits and 1 credit equals 27 hrs of student work. Total workload is appr. 135 hours.
  • The course is implemented in accordance with innovation pedagogy, where study is based on the development of innovation skills. During the course, the student must play an active role and take independent responsibility for his or her own learning and the implementation of learning tasks. The course is based on individual work, where the role of teacher is to support and guide the work.

Ilmoittautumistiedot

There will be quotas for TUAS students. Students at TUAS – enrolment in Peppi NOT via the link here in CampusOnline-portal.

Other university campus on-line students 20

Open TUAS students 20