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LIFE CYCLE ASSESSMENT
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Netherlands - Utrecht University - 'Utrecht Univ.'
UC Course SubjectEnvironmental Studies
Number & Suffix: 104
Full UC Title: LIFE CYCLE ASSESSMENT 
Transcript Title: LIFE CYCLE ASSESMNT 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course covers the methods used to assess the environmental impact of products from a life cycle perspective. The central topic is Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), a method with which the environmental impacts of products are assessed starting from resource extraction and ending with waste management. The course addresses theoretical foundations of this method and developments in the methodology, including examples and case studies. Students learn LCA principles, the methods used, and recent developments in LCA methodology. Students apply LCA with computer tools and using LCI databases. They conclude their own LCAs and critically review existing LCA studies. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: LIFE CYCLE ASSESSMENT 
Partner University Department: Sustainable Development 
Partner University Course Number: GEO3-2124