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    Life Cycle Assessment (2020)

    • Course Details

       

       

      Course Information

      • Course: Life Cycle Assessment

      • Code: G799

      • Department / Unit: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department

      • Degree: Degree in Chemical Engineering

      • Faculty: School of Industrial Engineering and Telecommunications

      • ECTS credits: 6

      • Language of instruction: English

      • Instructors: Jonathan Albo Sánchez, Antonio Domínguez Ramos, María Margallo Blanco, Javier Pinedo Alonso

       

       

      Course structure

       

      Unit 1. Life Cycle Assessment fundamentals

      • 1.1. Sustainable Development
      • 1.2. Development of the LCA concept
      • 1.3. Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment
      • 1.4. Europe 2020
      • 1.5. Life Cycle Thinking

       
      Unit 2. Life Cycle Assessment methodology

      • 2.1. Goal and Scope definition
      • 2.2. Life Cycle Inventory
      • 2.3. Life Cycle Impact Assessment
      • 2.4. Interpretation

       
      Unit 3. Practical activities

      • 3.1. Applied LCA problems
      • 3.2. Project with openLCA