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Syllabus

Course Number 0920-4046-01
Course Name Industrial Ecology and Its Business Context
Academic Unit The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Faculty of Exact Sciences -
International Program in Environmental Studies
Lecturer Dr. Vered BlassContact
Contact Email: vblass@tauex.tau.ac.il
Office Hours By appointmentBuilding: Porter-Environment , Room: 206
Mode of Instruction Lecture
Credit Hours 2
Semester 2021/2
Day Wed
Hours 14:00-16:00
Building Porter-Environment
Room 013B
Course is taught in English
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Short Course Description

The course focuses on understanding the use of tools and approaches for evaluating the environmental performance and eco-efficiency of products, companies, and sectors. The course provides students with the basic concepts of industrial ecology (IE) and examines how to use various IE tools in business context. The course exposes the students to quantitative tools and concepts to better deal with measuring environmental performance related issues that occupy firms and stakeholders? attention.

Goals:
1. Understand the basic concepts of eco-efficiency and industrial ecology
2. Understand the main tools of industrial ecology
3. Apply some of the concepts and methods in real cases with emphasize on the business side
4. Experience applying the tools in practice



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Course Requirements

Final Exam

Students may be required to submit additional assignments
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