TRT-25016 Contemporary Circular Economy Challenges and Solutions, 1-5 cr


The course is based on individual learning tasks. No exam or scheduled lectures. The learning tasks are presented on the course platform Moodle; pleas follow the instructions and suggestions. There are three types of learning tasks
1) Attending to a set of expert lectures or events in the field of circular economy and report (the outcome can be a written report, slides or video).
2) Solving circular economy cases and challenges in a group (instructions and group formation in Moodle). A student can also suggest a case. Case work will be supervised by one of the responsible teachers.
3) Choosing / Suggesting an individual task in the field of circular economy.

Discuss the amount of credits with the supervisor/responsible teacher. 1 cr typically responds efforts in attending two longer seminars with reports or three lectures or shorter events.

Suitable for postgraduate studies.


Matti Pentti, Minna Lanz, Essi Sarlin, Leena Aarikka-Stenroos, Marika Kokko


Toteutuskerta Periodi Vastuuhenkilö Suoritusvaatimukset
TRT-25016 2019-01 1 - 5 Leena Aarikka-Stenroos
Marika Kokko
Minna Lanz
Hasse Nylund
Matti Pentti
Essi Sarlin
Jarmo Uusikartano
Reports and project work, no exam


A student explores novel contemporary themes and aspects in the field of Circular Economy and gains comprehensive, and cross-disciplinary perspective on the topic. Student can solve pragmatic circular economy problems independently and in group and identifies the points of cross-disciplinary intersection that are needed..Student understands global variations of circular economy.


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